Agent Name

Bicyclo[2.2.1]heptane

Alternative Name

Norbornane

CAS Number

279-23-2

Formula

C7-H12

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1,4-Endomethylenecyclohexane; Cyclohexane, 1,4-endo-methylene-; Norbornylane; Norcamphane; Norfenchane; Norsantane; Norbornane; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aliphatics, Saturated (<C12)

Description

White solid; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

Intravenous LD50 (mouse) = 56 mg/kg; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

33 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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