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General Description

Synonyms: Acenaphthalene

OSHA IMIS Code Number: A185

Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) Registry Number: 208-96-8

NIOSH Registry of Toxic Effects (RTECS) Identification Number: AB1254000

Chemical Description and Physical Properties:

    molecular weight: 152.20
    molecular formula: C12H8
    boiling point: 280°C
    melting point: 92.5°C
Monitoring Methods used by OSHA

Primary Laboratory Sampling/Analytical Method (SLC1):

  • sampling media: Filter + Sorbent Tube (37-mm, 2-µm, PTFE + washed XAD-2, 100 mg/50mg)
    maximum volume: 1000 Liters
    maximum flow rate: 2 L/min
    method reference: 1 (NIOSH 5506 [65 KB PDF, 9 pages]), 14 (WOHL)
    method classification: Not Validated

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