Agent Name

Toluene-d8

CAS Number

2037-26-5

Formula

C7-D8

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Perdeuterated toluene; Perdeuteriotoluene; (2H8)Toluene; Benzene-d5, methyl-d3-; [ChemIDplus] Deuterated toluene; UN1294

Category

Aromatic Solvents

Description

Hygroscopic liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Inhalation may cause drowsiness and dizziness; An aspiration hazard by ingestion (may cause lung damage); May cause teratogenicity and reproductive toxicity; Targets the liver, kidney, brain, and bladder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Toluene." See "Deuterium."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

21.8 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Nephrotoxin

Yes

Reproductive Toxin

Yes

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