Agent Name

trans-1,3-Dimethylcyclopentane

CAS Number

1759-58-6

Formula

C7-H14

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1,trans-3-Dimethylcyclopentane; Cyclopentane, 1,3-Dimethyl-, (E)-; Cyclopentane, 1,3-dimethyl-, trans- (8CI)(9CI); [ChemIDplus] UN3295

Category

Aliphatics, Saturated (<C12)

Description

Liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Inhalation may cause drowsiness and dizziness; An aspiration hazard by ingestion (may cause lung injury); May cause allergic reactions in sensitive individuals; Harmful by ingestion; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Search for (1759-58-6[EC/RN Number]) AND (allergic OR sensitizer OR sensitization OR dermatitis): no results; [PubMed] See "cis-1,3-Dimethylcyclopentane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

65.8 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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