Oleum

CAS RN: 8014-95-7

Identification

Substance: Oleum

CAS RN: 8014-95-7

Shipping Name/Number:
    UN 1831; fuming sulfuric acid

State:
    liquid
    liquid, viscous
Color:
    colorless
    brownish
    yellowish
Specific Gravity:
    sinks in water (> 1)

Eyes:
    eye irritation/redness
    tearing
    impaired vision
    vision loss
Nose:
    nasal irritation
    sneezing
Mouth/Throat:
    coughing/choking
    mouth irritation
    drooling/salivation
    throat irritation
Cardiovascular:
    chest pain
    arrhythmia
    hypotension/shock
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Respiratory:
    irregular breathing
    rapid breathing
    shortness of breath
    wheezing
    resp burning/irritation
    pulmonary edema
    chest discomfort
    coughing/choking
    sneezing
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Gastro/Urinary:
    abdom. discomfort
    nausea
    vomiting
    vomiting blood
Skin:
    itching
    skin burns/burning
    skin swelling
    rash
    skin redness

NFPA704-Health:
    3 - Serious
NFPA704-Flammability:
    0 - Minimal
NFPA704-Instability:
    2 - Moderate
NFPA704-Special Hazards:
    Water Reactive

Miscellaneous Categories:
    Chemical weapons precursors
DOT Hazard Classifications:
    Class 6 - Toxic substances and Infectious substances
    Class 8 - Corrosive substances
    Division 6.1 - Toxic substances
WMDs:
    Not Applicable

Placard:
    Dangerous - Mixed load/unidentified cargo
    Division 6.1 - Toxic/Poisonous substances
    Division 6.2 - Infectious substances
Rail Car:
    Box car
Road Trailer:
    DOT407, TC407, SCT307, MC307, TC307
    DOT412, TC412, SCT312, MC312, TC312
    Vacuum Tanker
    Mixed Cargo
    Intermodal Freight Container
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