n-Hexane, Hexyl Hydride, Normal-Hexane
Other non-specified industry: SOLVENT, ESPECIALLY FOR VEGETABLE OILS; LOW
TEMPERATURE THERMOMETERS; CALIBRATIONS; POLYMERIZATION REACTION
MEDIUM; PAINT DILUENT; ALCOHOL DENATURANT.
Material Safety Data Sheet
In case of emergency
Section 1. Chemical product and company identification
AIRGAS INC., on behalf of its subsidiaries
259 North Radnor-Chester Road
Radnor, PA 19087-5283
Section 2. Hazards identification
Potential acute health effects
Slightly irritating to the respiratory system.
Slightly irritating to the eyes.
No known significant effects or critical hazards.
Slightly irritating to the skin.
Liquid. [COLORLESS LIQUID WITH A MILD GASOLINE-LIKE ODOR]
See toxicological information (section 11)
EXTREMELY FLAMMABLE LIQUID AND VAPOR. FLAMMABLE. VAPOR MAY
CAUSE FLASH FIRE. MAY CAUSE RESPIRATORY TRACT, EYE AND SKIN
IRRITATION. MAY CAUSE TARGET ORGAN DAMAGE, BASED ON ANIMAL DATA.
Extremely flammable liquid. Slightly irritating to the eyes, skin and respiratory system.
Keep away from heat, sparks and flame. Avoid breathing vapor or mist. Avoid contact
with eyes, skin and clothing. May cause target organ damage, based on animal data.
Use only with adequate ventilation. Keep container tightly closed and sealed until ready
for use. Wash thoroughly after handling.
CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
MUTAGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
TERATOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available.
aggravated by over-
Pre-existing disorders involving any target organs mentioned in this MSDS as being at
risk may be aggravated by over-exposure to this product.
Potential chronic health
: May cause damage to the following organs: peripheral nervous system, upper
respiratory tract, skin, eyes, central n