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Substance Name: Light oil (coal), coke-oven
RN: 65996-78-3


  • TSCA Definition 2018: The volatile organic liquid extracted from the gas evolved in the high temperature (greater than ( destructive distillation of coal. Composed primarily of benzene, toluene, and xylenes. May contain other minor hydrocarbon constituents.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Classification Code

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Names and Synonyms


  • Coke-oven light oil (coal)
  • Crude light oil (coal)
  • EC 266-012-5
  • EINECS 266-012-5
  • Intermediate light oil (coal)

Systematic Names

  • Light oil (coal), coke-oven
  • Light oil, coal, coke-oven

Superlist Name

  • Light oil, (coal), coke-oven

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 65996-78-3

System Generated Number

  • 0065996783