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101769 Petroleum ether

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Catalogue NumberPackaging Qty/Pack
1017691000 Glass bottle 1 l
1017696010 Drum stainl. st. 10 l
1017696025 Drum stainl. st. 25 l
1017699190 Steel barrel 190 l
Catalogue Number101769
Product Information
HS Code2710 12 90
Quality LevelMQ200
Biological Information
Physicochemical Information
Boiling point>50 °C (1013 hPa)
Density0.666 g/cm3 (15 °C)
Explosion limit1 - 7.4 %(V)
Flash point-31 °C
Ignition temperature240 °C
Vapor pressure400 hPa (20 °C)
Materials Information
Toxicological Information
Safety Information according to GHS
Hazard Pictogram(s) Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Statement(s)H225: Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
H304: May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
H315: Causes skin irritation.
H336: May cause drowsiness or dizziness.
H361f: Suspected of damaging fertility.
H373: May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
H411: Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.
Precautionary Statement(s)P201: Obtain special instructions before use.
P210: Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking.
P273: Avoid release to the environment.
P301 + P310: IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
P303 + P361 + P353: IF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water.
P331: Do NOT induce vomiting.
P403 + P233: Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.
Signal WordDanger
Storage class3 Flammable liquids
WGKWGK 3 highly hazardous to water
Safety Information
Categories of dangerhighly flammable, irritant, harmful, dangerous for the environment, toxic for reproduction
Product Usage Statements
Storage and Shipping Information
StorageStore at +2°C to +30°C.
Packaging Information
Transport Information
Declaration (railroad and road) ADR, RIDUN 3295 , 3, II
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGRUN 3295 , 3, II
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-CodeUN 3295 , 3, II
Supplemental Information
Density (d 20 °C/20 °C)0.600 - 0.700
Miscibility with ethanolconforms
Miscibility with waterconforms
Course of the distillation analysisconforms
Petroleum ether has been tested as denaturant by authorities.
Global Trade Item Number
Catalogue Number GTIN
1017691000 04022536024516
1017696010 04022536024530
1017696025 04022536024547
1017699190 04022536024554

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Accessories (Primary)

Catalogue Number Description
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902335 Dip tube
902698 Pressure safety device 0.5 bar
964205 Reducing valve, 0.2 bar with 2 tube connections 6 x 8 mm and integrated excess pressure safety device 0.5 bar

Accessories (Secondary)

Catalogue Number Description
100801 Label set acc. GHS
107070 Antistatic device
108801 Bottle key
119171 Withdrawal system for solvents


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