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Carbon tetrachlorideCCl4

Hazard identification number:
Warning sign:
  • 60
  • 1846
Hazard signs
Occupational exposure limit
  • TWA (ppm) 5
  • TWA (mg/m3) 31
  • STEL (ppm) 10
  • STEL (mg/m3) 63
  • STEL (ppm) 2 (60min)
  • STEL (mg/m3) 12.6 (60min)
  • IDLH (ppm) 200
  • TWA (ppm) 10
  • STEL (ppm) C25
  • STEL (ppm) 200 (5min)
  • H: 301 + 311 + 331
    Toxic if swallowed.
    Toxic in contact with skin.
    Toxic if inhaled.
  • H: 317
    May cause an allergic skin reaction
  • H: 351
    Suspected of causing cancer.
  • H: 372
    Causes damage to organs (state all organs affected, if known) through prolonged or repeated exposure (state route of exposure if it is conclusively
    proven that no other routes of exposure cause the hazard)

  • H: 412
    Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting
  • H: 420
    Harms public health and the environment by destroying ozone in the upper atmosphere
  • Melting point:
    -9.4 °F
  • Boiling Point:
    170.06 °F
  • Density (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):
    1,594 g/cm3
  • Ionization:
    11.47 ± 0.01 eV
  • Vapour Pressure (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):
    119,4 hPa
  • Hazardous Effects:
    C, Ss
diamond 0 0 3
Diamond-Red0Flammability: No explosion danger 
Diamond-Yellow0Instability: No danger for normal conditions 
Diamond-Blue3Health: Very dangerous 
Also known as:
  • Carbon chloride
  • Carbon tet
  • Carbon tetrachloride
  • Perchloromethane
  • Tetra
  • Tetrachloromethane

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Suitable products for Carbon tetrachloride CCl4

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Gas Detection Tubes

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  • ​analysis of the sample in a laboratory
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Short-term tubes

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Automatic tube pump

Dräger X-act® 5000 Basic

  • Automatic tube pump
  • ideal for a high number of strokes
  • can be used in explosive areas
  • highly visible end of measurement indicator
Manual tube pump

Dräger accuro

  • Manual tube pump
  • for spot measurements with a limited number of strokes
  • integrated stroke counter for safe control
  • easy to operate with one hand
  • can be used in explosive areas 

Protective Suits

Gas-tight suit

Dräger CPS 5900

  • Gas-tight suit
  • ​SCBA worn inside the protective suit
  • five suit sizes (S-XXL)
  • side zipper
  • suit material Zytron® 500, limited use 

Splash Suit

SPC 4700 with CVA 0700

  • Splash Suit
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