Agent Name

cis-1,3-Pentadiene

CAS Number

1574-41-0

Formula

C5-H8

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

(Z)-Penta-1,3-diene; 1,3-Pentadiene, (3Z)-; [ChemIDplus] cis-Piperylene; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN3295

Category

Other Monomers

Description

Clear light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes somnolence, ataxia, and dyspnea in inhalation lethal-concentration studies of mice; [RTECS] May cause irritation; An aspiration hazard by ingestion (may cause lung damage); [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "1,3-Pentadiene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

380 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 39,650 mg/m3/2hr

Explanatory Notes

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

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