Isopropyl nitrate is used as a diesel cetane improver.
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Hazard Statements: H225-H272-H332
Highly flammable liquid and vapour. May intensify fire; oxidizer. Harmful if inhaled.
Precautionary Statements: P221-P210-P220-P261-P303+P361+P353-P501a
Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep/Store away from clothing/combustible materials. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.