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Carbolic acid

C6H5OH

F.W. 94.11

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Toxic by ingestion, inhalation and skin absorption. Strong skin irritant; LD50 317 mg/kg. TLV 19 mg/m3. SPECIAL HAZARD ALERT: Phenol in contact with more than approximately 100 square inches of skin (10" x 10") is absorbed so quickly through intact skin as to be fatal in 90 seconds—unless promptly and completely washed off by scrubbing with a cloth under a copious quantity of flowing water (like a safety shower). Drench affected area quickly and thoroughly!

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Storage:
Organic #8 in a Flinn Chem-Saf™ Bag.
Shelf Life:
Changes color on exposure to light; absorbs water from air and liquefies.
Soluble:
Water and many organic solvents.
Color:
White or colorless.
Odor:
Disinfectant
CAS No.:
108-95-2
Technical Note:
Phenol liquid, 88% (P0102) is packaged in PVC-coated bottles.