Acrolein

CAS RN: 107-02-8

Identification

Substance: Acrolein

CAS RN: 107-02-8

Shipping Name/Number:
    UN 1092; Acrolein, stabilized

STCC:
    49 064 10; Acrolein, inhibited

State:
    liquid
Color:
    colorless
    yellowish
Odor:
    fruity/floral/sweet
    other odor
pH:
    acid (0-6)
     mod. acid (3-5)
     weak acid (6)
    neutral (7)
Specific Gravity:
    floats in water (< 1)
Vapor Density:
    settles in air (> 1)

Neurological:
    lowered mental state
Eyes:
    light sensitivity
    eye irritation/redness
    eye swelling
    tearing
    impaired vision
    vision loss
Nose:
    nasal irritation
Mouth/Throat:
    mouth irritation
    throat irritation
Cardiovascular:
    arrhythmia
    tachycardia
    hypertension
Respiratory:
    irregular breathing
    shortness of breath
    wheezing
    respiratory arrest
    resp burning/irritation
    congestion
Gastro/Urinary:
    nausea
    vomiting
    diarrhea
Skin:
    itching
    skin burns/burning
    skin swelling
    skin redness

NFPA704-Health:
    4 - Extreme
NFPA704-Flammability:
    3 - Serious
NFPA704-Instability:
    3 - Serious
NFPA704-Special Hazards:
    Not Applicable

Miscellaneous Categories:
    Not Applicable
DOT Hazard Classifications:
    Class 3 - Flammable liquids (and Combustible liquids [U.S.])
    Class 6 - Toxic substances and Infectious substances
    Division 6.1 - Toxic substances
WMDs:
    Not Applicable

Placard:
    Dangerous - Mixed load/unidentified cargo
    Class 3 - Liquids, flammable/combustible
    Class 3 - Fuel oil, gasoline and hot/elevated temperature
    Division 6.1 - Toxic/Poisonous substances
Rail Car:
    Non-pressure/low pressure tank car
    Box car
Road Trailer:
    DOT406, TC406, SCT306, MC306, TC306
    Mixed Cargo
    Intermodal Freight Container
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