Agent Name

1-Piperazineethanol

CAS Number

103-76-4

Formula

C6-H14-N2-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-(2-Hydroxyethyl)piperazine; 1-(beta-Hydroxyethyl)piperazine; 2-(1-Piperazinyl)ethanol; 2-Hydroxyethylpiperazine; 2-Piperazinoethanol; 4-(2-Hydroxyethyl)piperazine; Ethanol, 2-(1-piperazinyl)-; Hydroxyethylpiperazine; N-(2-Hydroxyethyl)piperazine; N-(beta-Hydroxyethyl)piperazine; 2-Piperazin-1-ylethanol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Piperazines

Description

Light yellow liquid; [Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A moderate eye and mild skin irritant; Causes somnolence, muscle weakness, and muscle contraction or spasticity in oral lethal-dose studies of guinea pigs and rabbits; [RTECS] An irritant; "Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause allergic reactions in certain sensitive individuals." [Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Flammability (NFPA)

1: Must be preheated

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

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