Agent Name

N,N-Dimethyl-1-naphthylamine

CAS Number

86-56-6

Formula

C12-H13-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Dimethylaminonaphthalene; Dimethyl-alpha-naphthylamine; N,N-Dimethyl-1-naftylamin [Czech]; N,N-Dimethyl-1-naphthalenamine; N,N-Dimethyl-1-napthylamine; N,N-Dimethyl-alpha-naphthylamine; alpha-Dimethylaminonaphthalene; 1-Naphthalenamine, N,N-dimethyl-; 1-Naphthylamine, N,N-dimethyl-; Dimethyl(1-naphthyl)amine; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Naphthylamines

Description

Liquid with an aromatic odor; [Merck Index] Brown liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used for the determination of nitrites; [Merck Index]

Comments

An irritant; Toxic by ingestion; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "alpha-Naphthylamine."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.0027 mm Hg

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