Agent Name

1,1-Dimethylcyclohexane

CAS Number

590-66-9

Formula

C8-H16

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

gem-Dimethylcyclohexane; Cyclohexane, 1,1-dimethyl-; [ChemIDplus] UN2263

Category

Aliphatics, Saturated (<C12)

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Cyclohexane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

22.7 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Dimethylcyclohexanes."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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