Agent Name

3-Methylcyclopentanone

CAS Number

1757-42-2

Formula

C6-H10-O

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

3-Methyl-1-cyclopentanone; 3-Methylcyclopentanone; Cyclopentanone, 3-methyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Ketones (<C12)

Description

Colorless or pale yellow liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Cyclopentanone."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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Diseases

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