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Substance Name: Tail gas (petroleum), gas recovery plant
RN: 68308-04-3


  • TSCA Definition 2017: A complex combination of hydrocarbons from the distillation of products from miscellaneous hydrocarbon streams. It consists predominantly of hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C1 through C5.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Classification Code

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Names and Synonyms


  • EINECS 269-624-0
  • Gas recovery plant tail gas, hydrocarbon stream

Systematic Names

  • Tail gas (petroleum), gas recovery plant
  • Tail gas, petroleum, gas recovery plant

Superlist Name

  • Tail gas, (petroleum), gas recovery plant

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 68308-04-3

System Generated Number

  • 0068308043