Agent Name

2,2'-(Ethylenedioxy)bis(ethylamine)

CAS Number

929-59-9

Formula

C6-H16-N2-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

3,6-Dioxaoctamethylenediamine; Ethanamine, 2,2'-(1,2-ethanediylbis(oxy))bis-; [ChemIDplus] 1,2-Bis(2-aminoethoxy)ethane; 2,2'-(Ethylenedioxy)diethylamine; 1,8-Diamino-3,6-dioxaoctane; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN2735

Category

Other Nitrogen Compounds

Description

Clear light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Hygroscopic liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; May cause skin and respiratory sensitization; Harmful by ingestion; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] Search for 929-59-9[EC/RN Number]) AND (allergic OR sensitizer OR sensitization OR dermatitis): no results; [PubMed]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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