Agent Name

Di-n-butylamine

Alternative Name

Dibutylamine

CAS Number

111-92-2

Formula

C8-H19-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Butanamine, N-butyl-; AI3-52649; Dibutilamina [Romanian]; Dibutylamine; N-Butyl-1-butanamine; n-Dibutylamine; [ChemIDplus] UN2248

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Colorless liquid with an ammonia-like odor; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a corrosion inhibitor and chemical intermediate; [HSDB]

Comments

Corrosive to skin; [Quick CPC] Causes severe burns to the eyes and skin; High inhalation exposure can cause pulmonary edema; [HSDB] A corrosive substance that can cause pulmonary edema; [ICSC]

Exposure Assessment
WEEL

Ceiling = 5 ppm

Vapor Pressure

2.59 mm Hg

Odor Threshold Low

0.04 ppm

Odor Threshold High

1.1 ppm

RD50

173 ppm

Lethal Concentration

LCLo (rat) = 500 ppm/4h

Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 57 deg C;

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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