GLYOXAL solutions (40% or less)

CAS Number: 107-22-2

Also known as: BIFORMYL, DIFORMYL
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Description

CAS number 107-22-2

Physical chemical data

Physical State (20°C) Liquid
Density (kg/m3)
1290 [Kg/m³] at a temperature of 20°C
Molar mass (g/mol) 58
Boiling Point (°C) 104
Melting Point (°C) -15
Vapour Pressure (Pa)
2400 [Pa] at a temperature of 20°C
Ignition Temperature (°C) 285
Flash Point (°C) >100

Behaviour at sea

Additional data

Colour light yellow
Odour weak sour

Transportation data

Cargo group 19
State liquid
Temperature (°C) -0.244897959
Family name aldehydes

Reactivity data

Water No
Acid(s) Yes
Base(s) Yes
Metal(s) and alloys Yes
Oxidizing agents Yes
Combustibles Yes

GESAMP Hazard profile

Bioaccumulation in logPow (A1A) 0 - e <1, or > ca.7, or Mol. Wt. > 1000
Bioaccumulation (A1) 0 - No potential to bioaccumulate
Biodegradation (A2) R - Readily biodegradable
Acute aquatic toxicity (B1) (LC/EC/IC50 (mg/l)) 1 - Practically non-toxic
Acute mammalian toxicity by swallowing (C1) (LD50 (mg/kg)) 0 - Negligible
Acute mammalian toxicity by skin penetration (C2) (LD50 (mg/kg)) 0 - Negligible
Acute mammalian toxicity by inhalation (C3) (LC50 (mg/l)) 2 - Moderate
Skin irritation/corrosivity (D1) 2 - Irritating
Eye irritation/corrosivity (D2) 3 - Severely irritating, with irreversible corneal injury
Interference with coastal amenities (E2) D - Dissolver
Effects on wildlife and bottom habitats (E3) 3 - Is highly acutely toxic; and/or is severely irritant or corrosive to skin or eyes; and/or is carcinogenic, mutagenic or reprotoxic; and/or is a floater or persistent floater with associated health effects

Human toxicity threshold

TEEL-1 (mg/m3) 35
TEEL-2 (mg/m3) 75
TEEL-3 (mg/m3) 75

Ecotoxicity

Incident reports

Incident reports

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Emergency Response Guidebook

Emergency Response Guidebook

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At sea emergency guide

At sea emergency guide

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Decision trees

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