STODDARD SOLVENT†

Chemical Identification
Chemical Identification
CAS # 8052-41-3
Formula

Mixture

Synonyms

dry cleaning safety solvent; mineral spirits; petroleum solvent; spotting naphtha

Physical Properties
Physical Properties
Physical description Colorless liquid with a kerosene-like odor.
Boiling point 309-396°F Molecular weight varies
Freezing point/melting point 102-110°F Vapor pressure
Flash point 102-110°F Vapor density
Specific gravity 0.78 Ionization potential
Lower explosive limit (LEL) 0.8% Upper explosive limit (UEL) 5%
NFPA health rating 1 NFPA fire rating 2
NFPA reactivity rating 0 NFPA special instruction
Vapor hazard ratio (VHR)
Historical exceedance percentage
Target organs
Monitoring Methods Used by OSHA
Monitoring Methods Used by OSHA
Analyte code (IMIS no.) 2270
Sampling group OVSG-1
Sampler/Sampling media CSC tube (100/50 mg) [SKC 226-01]
Sampling time*

15 min

Sampling volume (TWA)*

3 L

Sampling flow rate (TWA)*

0.2 L/min

Sampling volume (STEL/Peak/C)*
Sampling flow rate (STEL/Peak/C)*
Analytical method instruments GC-FID
Method reference OSHA 48 (fully validated)
Notes
Special requirements

* All sampling instructions above are recommended guidelines for OSHA Compliance Safety and Health Officers (CSHOs), please see the corresponding OSHA method reference for complete details.

Wipe Method
Wipe Method
Sampler/Sampling media
Bulk Method
Bulk Method
On-Site Screening Techniques
On-Site Screening Techniques
Device
Model/Type
Sampling information
(see manufacturer instructions)
Exposure Limits
Exposure Limits
OSHA PEL
8-hour TWA
(ST) STEL
(C) Ceiling
Peak
NIOSH REL
Up to 10-hour TWA
(ST) STEL
(C) Ceiling
ACGIH TLV©
8-hour TWA
(ST) STEL
(C) Ceiling
CAL/OSHA PEL
8-hour TWA
(ST) STEL
(C) Ceiling
Peak
PEL-TWA

500 ppm (2900 mg/m³)

REL-TWA

350 mg/m³

TLV-TWA

100 ppm [1980]

PEL-TWA

100 ppm (525 mg/m³)

PEL-STEL REL-STEL TLV-STEL PEL-STEL
PEL-C REL-C

1800 mg/m³ [15 minutes]

TLV-C PEL-C
Skin notation

N

Skin notation

N

Skin notation

N

Skin notation

N

Notes:

See 29 CFR 1910.1000 Table Z-1. OSHA Construction and Maritime Industry PEL is 200 ppm (1150 mg/m³) as an 8 hr TWA. See 29 CFR 1926.55 Appendix A and 29 CFR 1915.1000 Table Z-Shipyards.

Notes: Notes: Notes:
Health factors:  See NIH-NLM PubChem. IDLH

20,000 mg/m³

Carcinogenic classifications: Not listed Notes:
AIHA emergency response planning guidelines - ERPG-1/ERPG-2/ERPG-3:
Additional Resources and Literature References
Additional Resources and Literature References

NOAA: CAMEO Chemicals - Stoddard solvent

NIOSH: Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards - Stoddard solvent

Literature References

Last Updated Date : 01/22/2021