Agent Name

Dibenzo-18-crown-6

CAS Number

14187-32-7

Formula

C20-H24-O6

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2,3:11,12-Dibenzo-1,4,7,10,13,16-hexaoxacyclooctadecane; 6,7,9,10,17,18,20,21-Octahydrodibenzo(b,k)(1,4,7,10,13,16)hexaoxacyclooctadecin; Crown 18; Dibenzo(b,k)(1,4,7,10,13,16)hexaoxacyclooctadecane; Dibenzo-18-crown-6-ether; Dicyclohexano-18-crown-6; Dibenzo(a,j)-1,4,7,10,13,16-hexaoxacyclooctadeca-2,11-diene; Dibenzo(b,k)(1,4,7,10,13,16)hexaoxacyclooctadecin, 6,7,9,10,17,18,20,21-octahydro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Organic Compounds

Description

Light beige fibers or powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A mild skin and moderate eye irritant; Causes convulsions, lung changes and other liver changes in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] Crown ethers have caused convulsions, liver injury, and dermatitis in experimental animals; A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "18-Crown-6."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.97E-9 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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