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Petroleum Distillates

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INCI name
Alternative names
Petroleum. A complex combination of hydrocarbons. It consists predominantly of aliphatic, alicyclic and aromatic hydrocarbons. It may also contain small amounts of nitrogen, oxygen and sulfur compounds. This category encompasses light, medium, and heavy petroleums, as well as the oils extracted from tar sands. Hydrocarbonaceous materials requiring major chemical changes for their recovery or conversion to petroleum refinery feedstocks such as crude shale oils, upgraded shale oils and liquid coal fuels are not included in this definition/Petroleum gases, liquefied. A complex combination of hydrocarbons produced by the distillation of crude oil. It consists of hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C3 through C7 and boiling in the range of approximately -40[0]C to 80[0]C (-40[0]F to 176[0]F), Erdölgase, verflüssigt. Komplexe Kombination von Kohlenwasserstoffen, hergestellt durch Destillation von Rohöl. Es besteht aus Kohlenwasserstoffen mit Kohlenstoffzahlen überwiegend im Bereich von C3 bis C7 und siedet im Bereich von etwa — 40 oC bis 80 oC (-40[0]F bis 176[0]F). Butadiengehalt < 0,1 Gew.%
INCI function
Antifoaming, Solvent
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