Agent Name

Amylbenzene

CAS Number

538-68-1

Formula

C11-H16

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1-Phenyl-n-pentane; 1-Phenylpentane; Pentane, 1-phenyl-; Pentylbenzene; Phenylpentane; n-Amylbenzene; n-Pentylbenzene; Benzene, pentyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aromatic Solvents

Description

Liquid; [Merck Index] Clear colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.43 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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