Agent Name

2-Chlorooctane

CAS Number

628-61-5

Formula

C8-H17-Cl

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Methylheptyl chloride; 2-Octyl chloride; Octane, 2-chloro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Saturated

Description

Liquid; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

A skin and eye irritant; May cause CNS depression; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "1-Chlorooctane." See "1-Chloropentane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.37 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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