Agent Name

N,N-Diethyltrimethylenediamine

CAS Number

104-78-9

Formula

C7-H18-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-(Diethylamino)propylamine-3; 1-Amino-3-(diethylamino)propane; 3-(Diethylamino)-1-propylamine; 3-(Diethylamino)propylamine; 3-(N,N-Diethylamino)-1-propylamine; Diethylaminotrimethylenamine; N,N-Diethyl-1,3-diaminopropane; N,N-Diethyl-1,3-propanediamine; N,N-Diethylaminopropylamine; N,N-Diethylpropylenediamine; N-(3-Diethylaminopropyl)amine; N-Diethyltrimethylenediamine; gamma-(Diethylamino)propylamine; 1,3-Propanediamine, N,N-diethyl-; 1,3-Propanediamine, N1,N1-diethyl-; 3-Aminopropyldiethylamine; 3-Diethylaminopropylamine; Diethylaminopropylamine; [ChemIDplus] 3-(Diethylamino)-N-propylamine; 3-(Diethylamino)propanamine; 3-(N,N-Diethylamino)propylamine; 3-Diethylamino-1-propylamine; 3-Dietilaminopropilamina (Spanish DOT); Dietilaminopropilamina (Spanish DOT); Dihylamino-3 propylamine (French DOT); Dihylaminopropylamine (French DOT); N,N-Diethyl-1,3-propylenediamine; N-(3-Diethylaminopropyl)amine; N-(Diethylaminopropyl)amine; [CAMEO] DEAPA; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN2684

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Colorless liquid with a fishy odor; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used to make other chemicals and as a component in adhesives; [CAMEO] Used as a curing agent for epoxy resins; [NJ-HSFS]

Comments

A skin irritant; Causes corneal damage in rabbits; Causes respiratory depression, lung changes, changes in erythrocyte count, weight loss, and effects on phosphatases and dehydrogenases in acute inhalation studies of rats; Causes somnolence and respiratory depression in oral lethal-dose studies of mice and rats; [RTECS] May cause severe irritation or burns to skin and eyes; [CAMEO] Causes burns; May cause skin sensitization; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Harmful by ingestion; Toxic by skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "N,N-Dimethyl-1,3-propanediamine."

Exposure Assessment
Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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