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Substance Name: Fuel oil No. 2
RN: 68476-30-2

Note

  • TSCA Definition 2017: A distillate oil having a minimum viscosity of 32.6 SUS at 37.7.degree.C (100.degree.F) to a maximum of 37.9 SUS at 37.7.degree.C (100.degree.F).

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • TSCA UVCB
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 3
  • 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

Name of Substance

  • Fuel oil No. 2

Synonyms

  • #2 Home heating oils
  • API No. 2 fuel oil
  • EC 270-671-4
  • EINECS 270-671-4
  • Fuel oil No. 2
  • Home heating oil
  • Home heating oil No.2
  • HSDB 6836
  • No. 2 fuel oil
  • Number 2 burner fuel
  • Number 2 fuel oil

Systematic Name

  • Fuel oil, No. 2

Superlist Names

  • Diesel fuel
  • Distillate fuel oils, light
  • Fuel No. 2
  • Fuel No. 2 [Oil, fuel]
  • Fuel oil (No.1,2,4,5 or 6)
  • Fuel oil (No.1,2,4,5 or 6) [NA1993] [Flammable liquid]
  • Fuel oil No. 2
  • Fuel oil, No. 2
  • Gas oil or diesel fuel or heating oil, light
  • Gas oil or diesel fuel or heating oil, light [UN1202] [Flammable liquid]
  • NA1993
  • UN1202

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 68476-30-2

System Generated Number

  • 0068476302

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rabbit LD50 skin 4720uL/kg (4.72mL/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

SKIN AND APPENDAGES (SKIN): "DERMATITIS, OTHER: AFTER SYSTEMIC EXPOSURE"
National Technical Information Service. Vol. OTS0571906,
rat LD50 oral 12gm/kg (12000mg/kg)   Advances in Modern Environmental Toxicology. Vol. 6, Pg. 1, 1984.