Agent Name

Solvent naphtha (petroleum), light aromatic

CAS Number


Major Category

Other Classes


Aromatic naphtha, type I; Enerade ED-6202; High flash aromatic naphtha; Light aromatic solvent naphtha (petroleum); Petroleum naphtha; High-flash aromatic naphtha, type 1; Solvent naphtha (petroleum), light arom.; Solvent naphtha (petroleum), light aromatic; Solvent naphtha, petroleum, light arom.; [ChemIDplus] Aromasol H; Aromatic C9 column bottoms; Aromatic naphtha; C-9; C-9 aromatic; C9 + Aromatic solvent; C9+ type I; Caromax 18; Gemisch aus aromatischen Kohlenwasserstoffen; HYDROCARBON AROMATIC SOLVENT; Kemelix H611; Mengsel van complexe koolwaterstoffen C9-C10; Naphtha 21/99; Petrinex T9; SHELLSOL A; SOLAREX 90/160; SOLVAREX 9; Solvent naphtha; Solvent Naphtha (Toluene); Solvent Naphtha (Xylol/Toluol); Solvent Naphtha leicht; Solventnaphtha 170; Solventnaphtha leicht; Solvents Plant Gasoline; Solvesso 100; SOLVESSO 100; [IUCLID] AROMATIC 100/ANTI-STATIC; SOLVESSO 100 FLUID; SOVESSO 100 SOLVENT; Aromatic 100 Fluid; [ExxonMobil MSDS] UN1268


Petroleum Distillates, Other


Clear, colorless liquid; [ExxonMobil MSDS]


Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA] Used in the agricultural, chemical, fuel, polymer, textile processing, and coatings (paints, lacquers, and varnishes) industries; Used in fuel additives, petroleum refining, cleaning/washing agents and disinfectants, coloring agents, lubricants additives, solvents, pesticides, and intermediates; Also used in small quantities as a diluent for wood treatment products; [IUCLID] Used as a solvent; [ExxonMobil MSDS]


TSCA Definition 2008: Obtained from distillation of aromatic streams and consisting of mainly aromatic hydrocarbons with carbon numbers of C8 through C10 and boiling range of 135 deg C to 210 deg C; [ChemIDplus] Combustible; May cause irritation and CNS depression; Ingestion may lead to aspiration causing lung injury; [ExxonMobil MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.97 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 10,200 mg/m3/4hr

Explanatory Notes

For TLV, see Appendix H: Reciprocal Calculation Method for Certain Refined Hydrocarbon Solvent Vapors; [TLVs and BEIs] The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Petroleum distillates, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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