Agent Name

N,N-Diethylethanamine trihydrofluoride

CAS Number

73602-61-6

Formula

C6-H15-N.3F-H

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Ethanamine, N,N-diethyl-, hydrofluoride (1:3); Ethanamine, N,N-diethyl-, trihydrofluoride; [ChemIDplus] Triethylamine trihydrofluoride; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] UN1790

Category

Other Nitrogen Compounds

Description

Colorless liquid with a pungent odor; Hygroscopic; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Highly toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Hydrogen fluoride." See "Triethylamine hydrochloride."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Hydrofluoric acid."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

Links to Other NLM Databases
Toxicity Information

Search TOXNET

Chemical Information

Search ChemIDplus

Related Information in HazMap
Other Information

No other related information on this agent was found.