Agent Name

Pyridine-d5

CAS Number

7291-22-7

Formula

C5-D5-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

(2H5)Pyridine; [ChemIDplus] Azabenzene-d5; Azine-d5; [NTP] Pentadeuteropyridine; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Deuterated pyridine; UN1282

Category

Pyridines

Description

Colorless liquid with a disagreeable odor; [NTP]

Comments

An irritant; Toxic and caustic; [NTP] May cause irritation; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; Targets the liver, kidney, bone marrow, and nerves; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Pyridine." See "Deuterium."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

15 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Nephrotoxin

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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