Mesityl Oxide

CAS RN:141-79-7

Fire Fighting Procedures

Use dry chemical, foam, carbon dioxide, or water spray. Water may be ineffective. Use water spray to keep fire-exposed containers cool.
If material /is/ on fire or involved in fire: Do not extinguish fire unless flow can be stopped. Use water in flooding quantities as fog. Solid streams of water may spread fire. Cool all affected containers with flooding quantities of water. Apply water from as far a distance as possible. Use "alcohol" foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.
Aqueous film-forming foam (AFFF), alcohol-resistant foam, powder, carbon dioxide.
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