Vacuum pump oil
- Distillates (petroleum), solvent-refined heavy paraffinic
Amber liquid. Bland odor. A combination of hydrocarbons, predominantly of saturated hydrocarbons having carbon numbers in the range of C20 through C50
Vacuum pump oil
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
EC Index Number
Carcinogenic Category 2
Boiling point, °C
Vapor density (air=1)
0.88 g/cm3 (20 C)
Hazards and Protection.
Keep away from heat, sparks, and flame. Keep away from sources of ignition. Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.
Wash thoroughly after handling. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Keep container tightly closed. Avoid contact with heat, sparks and flame. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Eyes: Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166. Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Absorb spill with inert material, (e.g., dry sand or earth), then place into a chemical waste container. Remove all sources of ignition.
Stable under normal shipping and handling conditions.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. To extinguish fire, use carbon dioxide, dry chemical, or water fog.
Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause dermatitis.
Aspiration hazard. May cause gastrointestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Ingestion of very large amounts may cause generalized depression, headache, and drowsiness.
Inhalation of vapors in confined spaces or when hot may cause drowsiness, dizziness, headache, nausea, or lung irritation.
May cause skin irritation.
May cause eye irritation.
Do NOT induce vomiting. If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical aid immediately.
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. Get medical aid if cough or other symptoms appear.
Get medical aid if irritation develops or persists. Flush skin with plenty of soap and water.
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid immediately.