Whale oil

  • Oils, glyceridic, whale
  • Animal fats, whale
  • Fats and Glyceridic oils, whale
Formula
Unspecfied
Description
Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. It consists primarily of the glycerides of C14-22 and C14-22 unsatd. fatty acids.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
136202-90-9
Beilstein/Gmelin
NA

Properties.

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a cool dry location, away from incompatible materials.
Handling
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Do not breath vapors. Wash thoroughly after handling. Contaminated clothing should be laundered before reuse. This material should only be handled in a hood.
Protection
Use ANSI approved chemical goggles and impervious gloves and protective clothing.
Respirators
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concerned. Use NIOSH/MSHA approved safety equipment.
Stability
Stable at normal temperratures and pressures.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear NIOSH/MSHA approved SCBA and full protective equipment.

Health.
Exposure effects

First aid
 

Transport.
USCG CHRIS Code
OWH
 
IMO Pollution Category
D