Agent Name

(E)-4-Methylpent-2-ene

CAS Number

674-76-0

Formula

C6-H12

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Pentene, 4-methyl-, (E)-; [ChemIDplus] trans-4-Methyl-2-pentene; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN3295

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; An aspiration hazard by ingestion (may cause lung damage); [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "1-Pentene, 3,4-dimethyl-."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

223 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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