Agent Name

N-Methylethylenediamine

CAS Number

109-81-9

Formula

C3-H10-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2-(Methylamino)ethylamine; 2-Aminoethylmethylamine; N-Methyl-1,2-ethanediamine; N-Methyldiaminoethane; N-Methylethanediamine; N-Methylethylidenediamine; 1,2-Ethanediamine, N-methyl-; 1,2-Ethanediamine, N1-methyl-; 2-Aminoethylmethylamine; Ethylenediamine, N-methyl-; [ChemIDplus] UN2734

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

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

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) = 50 mg/kg; [RTECS] Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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