Agent Name

3,3-Dimethyl-1-butanol

CAS Number

624-95-3

Formula

C6-H14-O

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1-Butanol, 3,3-dimethyl-; 3,3-Dimethylbutan-1-ol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Alcohols (<C12)

Description

Colorless liquid with an odor like alcohol; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Acute inhalation of 270 mg/m3 causes cough in humans; Causes tetany and dyspnea in intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Methyl-1 butanol."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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