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Substance Name: Fuels, diesel
RN: 68334-30-5


  • TSCA Definition 2022: A complex combination of hydrocarbons produced by the distillation of crude oil. It consists of hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C9 through C20 and boiling in the range of approximately to ( to
  • Volative flammable fuel (liquid hydrocarbons) derived from crude petroleum by processes such as distillation reforming, polymerization, etc.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Air Pollutants
  • Carcinogens
  • Carcinogens, Environmental
  • Environmental Pollutants
  • Noxae
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 2B
  • TWA (100 mg/m3 vapor and aerosol as total hydrocarbons); Skin: Confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans
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Names and Synonyms

MeSH Heading

  • Gasoline


  • Automotive diesel oil
  • Diesel fuel
  • Diesel oil (petroleum)
  • Diesel oils
  • Diesel test fuel
  • EC 269-822-7
  • EINECS 269-822-7
  • Fuels, diesel
  • Olej napedowy III
  • Olej napedowy III [Polish]

Systematic Names

  • Diesel fuels
  • Fuels, diesel

Superlist Names

  • Diesel Fuel No. 1
  • Diesel fuel oil
  • Diesel fuel [NA1993] [Flammable liquid]
  • Diesel oil
  • Diesel oil [Oil, misc.]
  • Fuels, diesel
  • NA1993

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 68334-30-5

Other Registry Number

  • 68512-90-3

System Generated Number

  • 0068334305


Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rabbit LD skin > 5mL/kg (5mL/kg)   Acute Toxicity Data. Journal of the American College of Toxicology, Part B. Vol. 1, Pg. 29, 1990.
rat LD50 oral 7500mg/kg (7500mg/kg)   Advances in Modern Environmental Toxicology. Vol. 6, Pg. 1, 1984.