Naphthalene

CAS#: 91-20-3

Synonyms: Tar camphor; Naphthaline; Naphthalin

Uses: Intermediate (phthalic anhydride, naphthol, chlorinated naphthalenes, naphthyl and naphthol derivatives, dyes), moth repellent, fungicide, smokeless powder, cutting fluid, lubricant, synthetic resins, synthetic tanning, preservative, textile chemicals, emulsion breakers, scintillation counters, antiseptic.

Hazard: Fire may produce irritating and/or toxic gases.  Contact may cause burns to skin and eyes.  Contact with molten substance may cause severe burns to skin and eyes.  Runoff from fire control may cause pollution.    Highly Flammable