Agent Name

4-Methyl-2-hexanone

CAS Number

105-42-0

Formula

C7-H14-O

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Methyl 2-methylbutyl ketone; 2-Hexanone, 4-methyl- (8CI)(9CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Ketones (<C12)

Description

Colorless liquid; [Chem Service MSDS]

Comments

Highly flammable liquid and gas; May form explosive mixtures with air; A skin and eye irritant; [ChemSampCo MSDS]

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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