Agent Name

Tri-n-amylamine

CAS Number

621-77-2

Formula

C15-H33-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Tri-N-amylamine; 1-Pentanamine, N,N-dipentyl-; Tripentylamine; Tri-n-pentylamine; Triamylamine; [ChemIDplus] N,N-Dipentyl-1-pentanamine; [CAMEO] UN2735

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Colorless to yellow liquid with an amine odor; [CAMEO] Colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a corrosion inhibitor and in insecticidal formulations; [NTP]

Comments

An irritant; [NTP] Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Harmful by ingestion; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

Vapor pressure = 7 mm Hg at 26 deg C; [NTP] 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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