Agent Name

2,3,6-Trimethylpyridine

CAS Number

1462-84-6

Formula

C8-H11-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2,3,6-Collidine; Pyridine, 2,3,6-trimethyl-; [ChemIDplus] UN1993

Category

Pyridines

Description

Colorless liquid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Present in low temperature coal tar and coal soot; [CAMEO]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Pyridine."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

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