Kerosene Range Organics (KRO)


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Analyte:  Kerosene Range Organics (KRO)

Alternate Name:  Kerosene Range Organics

Abbreviation:  KRO

CAS Number or ID:  8008-20-6

Department:  Organics

EC Number (EINECS):  8008-20-6

Synonyms:  petroleum fuel, NCI-C54784, fuel oil No 5, residual oil No 5,

Use:  fuel, degreaser, solvent, insecticide

Chemical Formula:  kerosene is specified as 15.9% aromatics, 52.8% cycloparaffins,

Apearance:  yellow liquid

Melting Point:  < -48 C

Boiling Point:  170 - 325 C dependin

Vapor Density:  typically ca. 4.5 (a

Flash Point:  35 - 65 C depending

Explosion Limits:  0.6 - 4.9%

Water Solubility:  insoluble

Stability:  Stable. Flammable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.Analytical testing dots

Laboratory tests that may be available by ALS - Columbia for Kerosene Range Organics (KRO) (CAS # 8008-20-6):

EPA MethodTest NameMatrixMRLInstrument
EPA 8015BHydrocarbon Scan by GC-FIDLiquid1000 GC
EPA 8015BHydrocarbon Scan by GC-FIDNonAq Liquid100 GC
EPA 8015BHydrocarbon Scan by GC-FIDSolid100 GC
NY 310-13Petroleum Products in Water (Hydrocarbon Scan) for State of New YorkLiquid1000 GC
NY 310-13 ModifiedPetroleum Products (Hydrocarbon Scan) for State of New York, Modified for MatrixSolid100 GC

More analytical test methods may be available for Kerosene Range Organics (KRO). Please contact us for the latest available analytes and methods.



Related Analytes (Kerosene Range Organics):
C11 - C14 KRO    C11 - C22 KRO    C6 - C22 KRO   


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