Agent Name

Cyclooctane

CAS Number

292-64-8

Formula

C8-H16

Major Category

Solvents

Category

Aliphatics, Saturated (<C12)

Description

Colorless liquid; mp = 14.8 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Inhalation may cause drowsiness, fatigue, muscle weakness, blurred vision, and anorexia; Harmful by ingestion (may cause lung damage by aspiration); [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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