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Substance Name: Kerosene
RN: 8008-20-6
UNII: 1C89KKC04E

Notes

  • High-flash point, kerosene-type aviation turbine fuel mixture; can be both petroleum or shale-derived.
  • TSCA Definition 2017: Straight Run, Kerosene (petroleum). 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 C16 and boiling in the range of approximately 180.degree.C to 300.degree.C (356.degree.F to 572.degree.F).

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Agricultural Chemical
  • Human Data
  • Mutation Data
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • TSCA UVCB
  • Tumor Data
  • Unspecified / Unclassified Pesticide

Superlist Classification Codes

  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 3
  • TWA: 200 mg/m3 (application restricted to conditions in which there are negligible aerosol exposures); Skin; Confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans

Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Kerosene

Name of Substance

  • Deodorized kerosene
  • JP5 Jet fuel
  • Kerosene

Synonyms

  • AF 100 (pesticide)
  • Avtur
  • Avtur (pesticide)
  • Bayol 35
  • Bitumen Cutter
  • Caswell No. 517
  • CCRIS 1359
  • Coal oil
  • EC 232-366-4
  • EINECS 232-366-4
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 063501
  • Escaid 100
  • Escaid 110
  • Exxsol D 200/240
  • Fuel oil No. 1
  • Fuels, kerosine
  • HSDB 632
  • Ink oil
  • Kerosene
  • Kerosine
  • Kerosine (petroleum)
  • KO 30 (solvent)
  • Neochiozol
  • Nysolvin 75A
  • Odorless Solvent 3440
  • Parasol
  • Pegasol 3040
  • Range-oil
  • Shell 140
  • Shellsol 2046
  • SX 12
  • SX 7
  • UNII-1C89KKC04E

Systematic Names

  • Jp-5 navy fuel/marine diesel fuel
  • Kerosene
  • Kerosine (petroleum)
  • Kerosine, petroleum

Superlist Names

  • Distillate fuel oils, light
  • Fuel No. 1
  • Fuel No. 1 [Oil, fuel]
  • Jet fuels, JP-5
  • Kerosene
  • Kerosene (deodorized)
  • Kerosene [UN1223] [Flammable liquid]
  • Kerosene, straight run
  • Kerosine
  • Kerosine (petroleum)
  • Kerosine, (petroleum)
  • Navy fuels JP-5
  • Straight-run kerosene
  • UN1223

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8008-20-6

FDA UNII

  • 1C89KKC04E

Other Registry Numbers

  • 111941-10-7
  • 55465-93-5
  • 63241-54-3

System Generated Number

  • 0008008206

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
dog LDLo intratracheal 800mg/kg (800mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: STRUCTURAL OR FUNCTIONAL CHANGE IN TRACHEA OR BRONCHI

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: ACUTE PULMONARY EDEMA
American Journal of the Medical Sciences. Vol. 221, Pg. 531, 1951.
dog LDLo intravenous 200mg/kg (200mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: ACUTE PULMONARY EDEMA

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: STRUCTURAL OR FUNCTIONAL CHANGE IN TRACHEA OR BRONCHI
American Journal of the Medical Sciences. Vol. 221, Pg. 531, 1951.
dog LDLo oral 4gm/kg (4000mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: STRUCTURAL OR FUNCTIONAL CHANGE IN TRACHEA OR BRONCHI

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: ACUTE PULMONARY EDEMA
American Journal of the Medical Sciences. Vol. 221, Pg. 531, 1951.
guinea pig LD50 oral 20gm/kg (20000mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: MUSCLE WEAKNESS

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY STIMULATION

ENDOCRINE: HYPOGLYCEMIA
Annals of Internal Medicine. Vol. 21, Pg. 803, 1944.
man LDLo oral 500mg/kg (500mg/kg)   Gekkan Yakuji. Pharmaceuticals Monthly. Vol. 22, Pg. 883, 1980.
man LDLo unreported 1176mg/kg (1176mg/kg)   "Poisoning; Toxicology, Symptoms, Treatments," 2nd ed., Arena, J.M., Springfield, IL, C.C. Thomas, 1970Vol. 2, Pg. 73, 1970.
man TDLo intravenous 403mg/kg (403mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

BEHAVIORAL: "HALLUCINATIONS, DISTORTED PERCEPTIONS"
Clinical Toxicology. Vol. 10, Pg. 283, 1977.
man TDLo oral 3570mg/kg (3570mg/kg)   El Torax. Vol. 15, Pg. 263, 1966.
man TDLo oral 3570mg/kg (3570mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: COUGH

GASTROINTESTINAL: NAUSEA OR VOMITING
El Torax. Vol. 15, Pg. 263, 1966.
rabbit LD skin > 2gm/kg (2000mg/kg)   Acute Toxicity Data. Journal of the American College of Toxicology, Part B. Vol. 1, Pg. 30, 1990.
rabbit LD50 intraperitoneal 6600mg/kg (6600mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: STRUCTURAL OR FUNCTIONAL CHANGE IN TRACHEA OR BRONCHI

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: EMPHYSEMA

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: CHRONIC PULMONARY EDEMA
Annals of Internal Medicine. Vol. 21, Pg. 803, 1944.
rabbit LD50 intratracheal 200mg/kg (200mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 3, Pg. 689, 1961.
rabbit LD50 intravenous 180mg/kg (180mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY STIMULATION

BEHAVIORAL: COMA
Annals of Internal Medicine. Vol. 21, Pg. 803, 1944.
rabbit LD50 oral 2835mg/kg (2835mg/kg) ENDOCRINE: HYPOGLYCEMIA

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY STIMULATION

BEHAVIORAL: MUSCLE WEAKNESS
Annals of Internal Medicine. Vol. 21, Pg. 803, 1944.
rat LC inhalation > 5gm/m3/4H (5000mg/m3) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY) Acute Toxicity Data. Journal of the American College of Toxicology, Part B. Vol. 1, Pg. 30, 1990.
rat LD oral > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg) GASTROINTESTINAL: "HYPERMOTILITY, DIARRHEA"

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Acute Toxicity Data. Journal of the American College of Toxicology, Part B. Vol. 1, Pg. 30, 1990.
rat LD50 intratracheal 800mg/kg (800mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: CYANOSIS

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA
Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 1, Pg. 462, 1959.
rat LDLo intraperitoneal 10700mg/kg (10700mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 1, Pg. 156, 1959.