Health protection – guidance

Petrol: properties, incident management and toxicology

Information on petrol, also known as gasoline, for use in responding to chemical incidents.

Documents

Petrol: general information, incident management and toxicology

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Petrol: general information

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Petrol: incident management

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Petrol: toxicological overview

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Detail

This guide to petrol, also known as gasoline, includes information on:

  • its properties
  • the risks to health following exposure
  • the chemical’s toxicology
  • responding to chemical incident