Agent Name

2,4-Dimethylpyridine

CAS Number

108-47-4

Formula

C7-H9-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

alpha,gamma-Dimethylpyridine; 2,4-Lutidine; Pyridine, 2,4-dimethyl-; [ChemIDplus] UN1992

Category

Pyridines

Description

Dark red hygroscopic liquid; [Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A skin, respiratory tract, and strong eye irritant; Highly toxic by inhalation; Toxic by ingestion and skin absorption; [Aldrich MSDS] See "Pyridine."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.17 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Flammable liquid, toxic, n.o.s."

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