Xylene

CAS:  1330-20-7

Synonyms:  Dimethylbenzene; xylol.

Uses:   Aviation gasoline; protective coatings; solvent for alkyd resins, lacquers, enamels, rubber cements; synthesis of organic chemicals.

Hazard:  May cause toxic effects if inhaled or absorbed through skin.  Inhalation or contact with material may irritate or burn skin and eyes.  Fire will produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.  Vapors may cause dizziness or suffocation.  Runoff from fire control or dilution water may cause pollution.  Highly Flammable