Agent Name

Alcohols, C9-11-iso-, C10-rich

CAS Number

68526-85-2

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Alcohols, C9-11-iso, C10-rich; [ChemIDplus] Exxal 10; [ExxonMobil MSDS]

Category

Alcohols and Polyols, Other

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [EPA ChAMP: Hazard Characterization] Odor of alcohol; [ExxonMobil MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make basic organic chemicals; [EPA ChAMP: Hazard Characterization] Used as chemical feedstock; [ExxonMobil MSDS]

Comments

Members of the alkyl alcohols C6-C13 category demonstrate low acute dermal and oral toxicity; Low to moderate acute inhalation toxicity; Skin and eye irritant in rabbits; NOAEL's for systemic, reproductive, and developmental toxicity at 12 mg/kg/day in one study of rats; Teratogenic effects in rats at doses below those maternally toxic; No evidence of mutagenicity; [EPA ChAMP: Hazard Characterization] A mild skin and moderate eye irritant; An aspiration hazard by ingestion (may cause lung damage); [ExxonMobil MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.02 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 600 mg/m3/6hr

Explanatory Notes

Vapor pressure = 0.012-0.022 mm Hg at 25 deg C; [EPA ChAMP: Hazard Characterization]

Adverse Effects
Reproductive Toxin

Yes

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