Agent Name

N,N-Dimethylformamide dimethyl acetal

CAS Number

4637-24-5

Formula

C5-H13-N-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Dimethylformamide-dimethylacetal; 1,1-Dimethoxytrimethylamine; Methanamine, 1,1-dimethoxy-N,N-dimethyl-; [ChemIDplus] 1,1-Dimethoxy-N,N-dimethyl methanamine; [BASF MSDS] UN1993

Category

Other Nitrogen Compounds

Description

Colorless liquid with a rancid odor; [BASF MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate; [BASF MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; May cause skin sensitization; Harmful by inhalation; [BASF MSDS] See "Dimethylformamide." See "1,1-Dimethoxyethane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

30 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 12,160 mg/m3/4hr

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Flammable liquid, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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