Agent Name

5-Methyl-3-hexanone

CAS Number

623-56-3

Formula

C7-H14-O

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

5-Methylhexan-3-one; [ChemIDplus] Ethyl-iso-butyl ketone; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Ethyl isobutyl ketone; [MP Biomedicals MSDS] UN1993

Category

Ketones (<C12)

Description

Liquid; [MP Biomedicals MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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Diseases

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