Agent Name

Lard oil

CAS Number

8016-28-2

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Oil, lard; Oils, lard; Lard, oil; [ChemIDplus] Prime Burning Lard Oil; [Dover MSDS]

Category

Fatty Acids and Fats

Description

Colorless or pale yellow liquid; [HSDB] Amber oily liquid; [Dover MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Composed primarily of olein, may contain solid fatty acid glycerides; [ChemIDplus] Used as a surface active agent in foods; [FDA] Used as a lubricant, to make soap, for oiling wool, as an illuminant, metal cutting compound, for antibiotic fermentation, and as an antifoam agent; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause eye and respiratory tract irritation; No known adverse health effects; [Dover MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Flammability (NFPA)

1: Must be preheated

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