Agent Name

N-Methylbenzylamine

CAS Number

103-67-3

Formula

C8-H11-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

BENZYLAMINE, N-METHYL; Benzylmethylamine; Methylbenzylamine; N-Benzylmethylamine; N-Methy-N-benzylamine; Benzenemethanamine, N-methyl-; Benzyl(methyl)amine; Benzylamine, N-methyl- (8CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amines, Aromatic

Description

Colorless liquid with an amine-like odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

"Precursor of carcinogen benzylmethylnitrosamine." [ChemIDplus] Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "alpha-Methylbenzylamine."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.65 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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