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Petroleum unrefined - Identification, toxicity, use, water pollution potential, ecological toxicity and regulatory information

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Chemical Identification and Use for Petroleum unrefined

Basic Identification Information About This Chemical
Chemical Name: Petroleum unrefined
CAS Number: 8002-05-9
U.S. EPA PC Code:
CA DPR Chem Code: 1730
Molecular Weight: 0
Use Type: Adjuvant , Insecticide , Solvent
Chem Class: Petroleum derivative-Aromatic
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About Chemical Synonyms
1730 (CA DPR Chem Code) ) , 8002-05-9 (CAS number) , 8002059 (CAS number without hyphens) , Crude oil , Petroleum , Petroleum unrefined , PETROLEUM, UNREFINED (CA DPR Chem Code Text ) , Petroleumunrefined
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Signs and Symptoms of Petroleum unrefined Poisoning

NOTE! There may be other diseases and chemicals that have similar symptoms.

If you have a poisoning emergency in the United States call 1-800-222-1222.
If the victim has collapsed or is unconscious, call 911.

Petroleum unrefined is a Petroleum-derived compound.

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Symptoms of Poisoning with Petroleum-derived Compounds
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Rapid respiration, cyanosis, tachycardia, and low-grade fever usually indicate frank hydrocarbon pneumonitis.

Source for Group Symptoms: Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisoning, 5th edition, U.S. EPA, Chapter 18.

Treatment for Petroleum-derived Poisoning

See: Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisoning, 5th edition, U.S. EPA, Chapter 18, page 194.


Toxicity Information for Petroleum unrefined

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Summary Toxicity Information

PAN Bad Actor
Carcinogen Cholinesterase
Water Contaminant
Developmental or
Reproductive Toxin
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