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Substance Name: Fuel oil, no. 6
RN: 68553-00-4

Note

  • TSCA Definition 2017: A distillate oil having a minimum viscosity of 900 SUS at 37.7.degree.C (100.degree.F) to a maximum of 9000 SUS at 37.7.degree.C (100.degree.F).

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • TSCA UVCB

Superlist Classification Code

  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 2B
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Names and Synonyms

Synonyms

  • Bunker fuel
  • EC 271-384-7
  • EINECS 271-384-7
  • Fuel oil No. 6
  • No. 6 fuel oil

Systematic Name

  • Fuel oil, No. 6

Superlist Names

  • Fuel No. 6
  • Fuel No. 6 [Oil, fuel]
  • Fuel oil No. 6
  • Fuel oil, No. 6

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 68553-00-4

System Generated Number

  • 0068553004

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rabbit LDLo skin 5200mg/kg (5200mg/kg)   Acute Toxicity Data. Journal of the American College of Toxicology, Part B. Vol. 1, Pg. 139, 1990.
rat LD50 oral 5300mg/kg (5300mg/kg)   Acute Toxicity Data. Journal of the American College of Toxicology, Part B. Vol. 1, Pg. 139, 1990.