Agent Name

Distillates (petroleum), hydrotreated light paraffinic

CAS Number

64742-55-8

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Hydrotreated (mild) light paraffinic distillate; Hydrotreated (severe) light paraffinic distillate; Hydrotreated light paraffinic petroleum distillates; Distillates (petroleum), hydrotreated (mild) light paraffinic (9CI); Distillates (petroleum), hydrotreated (severe) light paraffinic (9CI); Distillates, petroleum, hydrotreated light paraffinic; Mineral oil, petroleum distillates, hydrotreated (mild) light paraffinic; Mineral oil, petroleum distillates, hydrotreated (severe) light paraffinic; Distillates, (petroleum), hydrotreated light paraffinic; Mineral oil, petroleum distillates, hydrotreated light paraffinic; [ChemIDplus] City Diesel; Extremely low sulphur and aromatic diesel; HMVIP30; HVI65HF; Lube Raffinates (Light); Lubricating Base Oil; Lubricating oil; Mineral seal oil; MSO; [IUCLID] GEMSEAL 120; [Total Petrochemicals MSDS]

Category

Petroleum Oils

Description

Clear, bright straw-colored liquid with a mild odor of lube oil; Formulated as a liquid concentrate; [Reference #1] Colorless liquid with a hydrocarbon odor; [Total Petrochemicals MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as insecticides and/or larvicides on crops, aquatic areas (mosquito larvicide/pupacide), and animal, commercial, industrial, medical, and residential premises; Also used as acaricides, fungicides, herbicides, and virucides (for plant pathogens); [Reference #1] Used in the chemical, fuel, petroleum refining, coatings (paints, lacquers, and varnishes), polymers, and lubricant industries; Used as a fuel, intermediate, lubricant, and additive; [IUCLID]

Comments

TSCA Definition 2008: Obtained by treating a petroleum fraction with hydrogen in the presence of a catalyst and consisting of mainly saturated hydrocarbons with carbon numbers of C15 through C30 and producing a finished oil with a viscosity of less than 100 SUS at 100 deg F; [ChemIDplus] Acute effects include mild skin irritation and aspiration pneumonitis after ingestion; [Reference #1] Causes tremor and dyspnea in inhalation lethal-concentration studies of rats; [RTECS] Chronic exposure may cause skin irritation; An aspiration hazard by ingestion; [Total Petrochemicals MSDS]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 3,900 mg/m3/4hr

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