Agent Name

Phenylcyclohexane

CAS Number

827-52-1

Formula

C12-H16

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,1'-Biphenyl, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexahydro-; 4-Cyclohexylbenzene; Cyclohexane, phenyl-; Cyclohexylbenzene; Santosol 360; Benzene, cyclohexyl-; [ChemIDplus] UN3082

Category

Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Colorless liquid with a mild odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Pyrolysis product of phencyclidine." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

A severe skin irritant; Causes somnolence and effects on food intake in dermal lethal-dose studies of rabbits; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Biphenyl."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.03 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

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