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EXXON CHEMICAL -- EXXSOL HEPTANE -- 6810-01-362-2283
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:EXXSOL HEPTANE
MSDS Date:05/12/1991
FSC:6810
NIIN:01-362-2283
MSDS Number: BVZQL
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:EXXON CHEMICAL
Box:3273
City:HOUSTON
State:TX
ZIP:77001
Country:US
Info Phone Num:713-870-6000
Emergency Phone Num:713-870-6000;800-424-9300(CHEMTREC)
CAGE:NO509
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:EXXON CHEMICAL
Box:3273
City:HOUSTON
State:TX
ZIP:77001
Country:US
Phone:713-870-6000
CAGE:NO509
Company Name:EXXONMOBIL CHEMICAL CO, DIV OF EXXON MOBILCORP.
Address:13501 KATY FWY
Box:3272
City:HOUSTON
State:TX
ZIP:77253-3272
Country:US
Phone:281-870-6000 / 800-726-2015
CAGE:72190

=============  Composition/Information on Ingredients  =============

Ingred Name:N-HEPTANE
CAS:142-82-5
RTECS #:MI7700000
OSHA PEL:500 PPM; 500 STEL
ACGIH TLV:400 PPM; 500 STEL

Ingred Name:SUPDAT: SOME DISTANCE ALONG GROUND OR SURFACE TO IGNITION
    SOURCES WHERE THEY MAY IGNITE OR EXPLODE.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:SPILL PROC:OR FATAL. WARN OCCUPANTS OF DOWNWIND AREAS. PVNT
    LIQ FROM ENTERING SEWERS, WATERCOURSES OR LOW AREAS. (ING 4)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 3: CONTAIN SPILLLED LIQ W/SAND/EARTH. DO NOT USE
    COMBUST MATLS SUCH AS SAWDUST. RECOVER BY PUMPING (USE AN (ING 5)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 4: EXPLOS PROOF OR HAND PUMP) OR W/SUITABLE ABSORB.
    WATER SPILL: ELIM SOURCES OF IGNIT. VAPS/DUST CAN BE (ING 6)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 5: HARMFUL/FATAL. WARN OCCUPANTS & SHIPPING IN DOWNWIND
    AREAS. REMOVE FROM SURF BY SKIMMING OR W/SUITABLE (ING 7)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 6: ABSORB. IF ALLOWED BY LOC AUTH & ENVIRON AGENCIES,
    SINKING &/OR SUITABLE DISPERSANTS MAY BE USED IN (ING 8)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 7: NON-CONFINED WATERS.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:OTHER PREC: INJURY/DEATH. EMPTY DRUMS SHOULD BE COMPLETELY
    DRAINED, PROPERLY BUNGED & PROMTLY RETURNED TO A (ING 10)
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:ING 9: DRUM RECONDITIONER OR PROPERLY DISPOSED OF.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

Ingred Name:VENT: IS AGITATED. USE EXPLOSION-PROOF VENTILATION
    EQUIPMENT.
RTECS #:9999999ZZ

=====================  Hazards Identification  =====================

LD50 LC50 Mixture:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:NO  Ingestion:NO
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:HLTH STUDIES HAVE SHOWN THAT MANY
    PETRO HYDROCARBONS POSE POTNTL HUMAN HLTH RISKS WHICH MAY VARY FROM
    PERSON TO PERSON. AS A PREC, EXPOS TO LIQS, VAPS, MISTS/FUMES
    SHOULD BE MINIMIZED. EYES: SLIGHTLY  IRRITATING BUT DOES NOT INJURE
    EYE TISS. SKIN: LOW ORDER OF TOX. FREQUENT/PLRNG CNTCT MAY IRRIT &
    (EFTS OF OVEREXP)
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:NOT RELEVANT
Effects of Overexposure:HLTH HAZ: CAUSE DERM. INHAL: HIGH VAP/AEROSOL
    CONC (GREATER THAN APPROX 1000PPM) ARE IRRIT TO EYES & RESP TRACT;
    MAY CAUSE HDCH, DIZZ, ANESTH, DROW, UNCON & OTHER CNS EFTS, INCL
    DEATH. INGEST: LOW ORD ER OF TOX. SM AMTS ASPIR INTO RESP SYS
    DURING INGEST/VOMIT MAY CAUSE MILD TO SEV PULM INJURY, POSS
    PROGRESSING TO DEATH.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

=======================  First Aid Measures  =======================

First Aid:EYES: FLUSH W/LG AMTS OF WATER UNTIL IRRIT SUBSIDES. IF IRRIT
    PERSISTS, GET MED ATTN. SKIN: FLUSH W/LG AMTS OF WATER; USE SOAP IF
    AVAIL. REMOVE GROSSLY CONTAMD CLTHG, INCL SHOES & LAUNDER BEFORE
    REUSE . INHAL: USING PROPER RESP PROT, IMMED REMOVE FROM EXPOS.
    ADMIN ARTF RESP IF BRTHG STOPPED. KEEP AT REST. CALL FOR PROMPT MED
    ATTN. INGEST: DO NOT INDUCE VOMIT. KEEP AT REST. GET PROMPT MED
    ATTN.

=====================  Fire Fighting Measures  =====================

Flash Point:<18F,<-8C
Lower Limits:0.6%
Upper Limits:7%
Extinguishing Media:EITHER ALLOW FIRE TO BURN UNDER CONTROLLED CNDTNS
    OR EXTING W/FOAM/DRY CHEM. TRY TO COVER LIQ SPILLS W/FOAM. (SUPDAT)
Fire Fighting Procedures:USE NIOSH/MSHA APPRVD SCBA & FULL PROT EQUIP.
    USE WATER SPRAY TO COOL FIRE EXPOS SURF & TO PROTECT PERS. SHUT OFF
    "FUEL" TO FIRE. IF LEAK/SPILL (SUPDAT)
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:EXTREMELY FLAMM. MATL WILL READILY IGNITE
    AT AMBIENT TEMPS. FLAMM LIQ CAN RELS VAPS THAT FORM FLAMM MIX AT
    TEMPS AT/ABOVE FL PT. MATL CAN ACCUM STATIC (SUPDAT)

==================  Accidental Release Measures  ==================

Spill Release Procedures:LAND SPILL: ELIM SOURCE OF IGNIT. PVNT ADDNL
    DISCHARGE OF MATL IF POSS TO DO W/OUT HAZ. FOR SM SPILLS IMPLEMENT
    CLEANUP PROC; FOR LG SPILLS IMPLEMENT CLEANUP PROC & IF IN PUBLIC
    AREA, KEEP PUBLIC AWAY  & ADVISE AUTH. VAPS/DUST CAN BE HARMFUL
    (ING 3)
Neutralizing Agent:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.

======================	Handling and Storage  ======================

Handling and Storage Precautions:EXPOSURE TO LIQUIDS, VAPORS, MISTS OR
    FUMES SHOULD BE MINIMIZED.
Other Precautions:EMPTY CNTNRS RETAIN PROD RESIDUE (LIQ &/OR VAP) & CAN
    BE DANGEROUS. DO NOT PRESSURIZE, CUT, WELD, BRAZE, SOLDER, DRILL,
    GRIND/EXPOSE SUCH CNTNRS TO HEAT, FLAME, SPKS, STATIC ELEC/OTHER
    SOURCES OF IGNI T: THEY MAY EXPLODE & CAUSE (ING 9)

=============  Exposure Controls/Personal Protection  =============

Respiratory Protection:WHERE CONCENTRATIONS IN AIR MAY EXCEED GIVEN
    LIMITS & ENGINEERING, WORK PRACTICE OR OTHER MEANS OF EXPOSURE
    REDUCTION ARE NOT ADEQUATE, NIOSH/MSHA APPROVED RESPIRATORS MAY BE
    NECESSARY TO PREVENT OVER EXPOSURE BY INHALATION.
Ventilation:USE OF MECH DILUTION VENT IS RECOM WHENEVER PROD IS USED IN
    CONFINED SPACE, IS HEATED ABOVE AMBIENT TEMP OR (ING 11)
Protective Gloves:CHEMICAL RESISTANT GLOVES.
Eye Protection:ANSI APPRVD CHEM WORKER GOGGLES .
Other Protective Equipment:WEAR LONG SLEEVES.
Work Hygienic Practices:NONE SPECIFIED BY MANUFACTURER.
Supplemental Safety and Health
EXTING MEDIA: AVOID SPRAYING WATER DIRECTLY INTO STOR CNTNRS DUE TO
    DANGER OF BOILOVER. FIRE FIGHT PROC: HAS NOT IGNITED, USE WATER
    SPRAY TO DIPSERSE VAPS. EXPLO HAZ: CHARGES WHICH CAN CAUSE
    INCENDIAR Y ELEC DISCHARGE. LIQ IS VOLAT & GIVES OFF INVISIBLE
    VAPS. EITHER LIQ/VAP MAY SETTLE IN LOW AREAS OR TRAVEL (ING 2)

==================  Physical/Chemical Properties  ==================

Boiling Pt:B.P. Text:>200F,>93C
Melt/Freeze Pt:M.P/F.P Text:<32F,<0C
Vapor Pres:99 @ 100F
Vapor Density:>1
Spec Gravity:0.71
Evaporation Rate & Reference:0.5 (N-BU ACETATE=1)
Solubility in Water:<1% @ 68F
Appearance and Odor:CLEAR COLORLESS LIQUID.

=================  Stability and Reactivity Data  =================

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NOT APPLICABLE.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:NONE.

====================  Disposal Considerations  ====================

Waste Disposal Methods:CONSULT AN EXPERT ON DISPOSAL OF RECOVERED
    MATERIAL AND ENSURE CONFORMITY TO FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL
    REGULATIONS.

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