Agent Name

Methyl alcohol-d

CAS Number

1455-13-6

Formula

C-H3-D-O

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Methan(2H)ol; [ChemIDplus] Methan(ol-d); Methyl alcohol-OD; mono-Deuteromethanol; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] 1849-29-2: (2H3)Methanol; [ChemIDplus] Methanol-d3; 1,1,1-Trideutermethanol; Methyl-d3 alcohol; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] 811-98-3: Perdeuteromethanol; (2H4)Methanol; Methan-d3-ol-d; Methanol-d4; [ChemIDplus] Methyl-d3 alcohol d; Tetradeuteromethanol; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Deuterated methyl alcohol; UN1230

Category

Alcohols (<C12)

Description

Hygroscopic liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; May cause organ injury; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Other forms of deuterated methyl alcohol include CAS# 1849-29-2 with all hydrogen atoms of the methyl group substituted with deuterium (C-H-D3-O) and CAS# 811-98-3 with all hydrogen atoms substituted with deuterium (C-D4-O). See "Methyl alcohol." See "Deuterium."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

97.7 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 64,000 ppm/4hr

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Methyl alcohol."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Reproductive Toxin

Yes

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