What color is a kerosene can?

Answer Plastic kerosene cans are usually blue. The spout is usually orange. Exceptions to this exist, but in general, kerosene cans do not come in other colors. Metal kerosene cans are silver or, less com... Read More »

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What is the freezing point of kerosene?

Kerosene freezes at -48 degrees Celsius, or roughly -54 degrees Fahrenheit. In areas where these temperatures can occur, it's important to take precautions to keep kerosene above this temperature, ... Read More »

What is the chemical formula of kerosene?

Kerosene is a hydrocarbon that consists of between 12 to 15 carbon atoms bookended by hydrogen atoms (3rd 1000). In more technical terms, it typically consists of normal paraffins, branched paraffi... Read More »

What is the difference between kerosene&coal oil?

Historically, kerosene and coal oil referred to different fuels. Kerosene came from distilled cannel (or candle) coal, and coal oil derived from distilled shale oil. In modern times, kerosene is a ... Read More »

What kind of gas is used for a kerosene heater?

Kerosene heaters run most effectively on kerosene oil, which is distilled from petroleum, It's also used in jet engines and as a cleaning solvent. Kerosene is a complex fuel that is a light to midd... Read More »