Agent Name

2-Methyl-3-pentanol

CAS Number

565-67-3

Formula

C6-H14-O

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Propanol, 1-isopropyl-; 2-Methylpentan-3-ol; 3-Pentanol, 2-methyl-; [ChemIDplus] Ethyl isopropyl carbinol; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Alcohols (<C12)

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Intravenous LD50 (mouse) = 320 mg/kg; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

5.38 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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