Agent Name

Distillates (petroleum), solvent-dewaxed light paraffinic

CAS Number

64742-56-9

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Solvent-dewaxed light paraffinic distillate; Solvent-dewaxed light paraffinic distillates (petroleum); Distillates, petroleum, solvent-dewaxed light paraffinic; Mineral oil, petroleum distillates, solvent-dewaxed light paraffinic (mild or no solvent-refining or hydrotreatment); Mineral oil, petroleum distillates, solvent-dewaxed light paraffinic (severe solvent-refining and/or hydrotreatment); Distillates (petroleum), solvent dewaxed light paraffinic distillate; Distillates, (petroleum), solvent-dewaxed light paraffinic; Mineral oil, petroleum distillates, solvent-dewaxed light paraffinic; [ChemIDplus] 70 SN; CE75 (-10) (light vacuum distillate, solvent dewaxed); Dewaxed Spindle Oil; [IUCLID] Paraffinic distillate, light, solvent dewaxed hydrotreated; Solvent Dewaxed Light Paraffinic Distillate (petroleum); Hygold P70N; Hyprene P70N; P-V70N; [Ergon MSDS]

Category

Petroleum Oils

Description

Clear white liquid with an odor of hydrocarbons; Formulated as a liquid concentrate; [Reference #1] Clear, colorless or pale, bright liquid; [Ergon MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as insecticides and/or larvicides on crops, aquatic areas (mosquito larvicide/pupacide), and other areas (animal, commercial, industrial, medical, and residential premises); Also used as acaricides, fungicides, herbicides, and virucides (for plant pathogens); [Reference #1] Used in the fuel, lubricant, and agricultural industries; Used as a raw material for base oils, lubricants, and pesticides; [IUCLID]

Comments

TSCA Definition 2008: Obtained by removal of normal paraffins from a petroleum fraction by solvent crystallization and consisting of 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 CNS effects, skin effects, and organ weight changes in 14-day inhalation study of rats; [IUCLID]May cause irritation; Inhalation of high concentrations may cause CNS depression; [Ergon MSDS]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 4,000 mg/m3/4hr

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