Petroleum crude

Petroleum crude (varies (hydrocarbon mixture)) is a mixture of aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons that contains sulfur, nitrogen, and oxygen compounds in trace amounts. This chemical is a black sticky liquid. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Petroleum crude. Please review our fire rated products: View All Chemical Storage Products

Petroleum crude Storing Details

  • Flammable Details: Moderate fire risk. Use dry chemical, CO2, water spray or regular foam for small fires. Use water spray, fog, or regular foam for large fires (avoid using
  • Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in compliant, approved flammables storage buildings, separated from oxidizers and sources of ignition. Eliminate sources of ignition.
  • Compatible Details: Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
  • Description: Petroleum is a naturally occurring flammable liquid consisting of a complex mixture of hydrocarbons of various molecular weights and other liquid organic compounds, that are found in geologic formations beneath the Earth's surface.
  • Classification: CLASS 3
  • Brand Name: n/a

Petroleum crude Properties

Formula Density Boiling Point; IUPAC ID Molar Mass Soluble In Melting Point
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