Agent Name

1-Hexanethiol

CAS Number

111-31-9

Formula

C6-H14-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Hexanethiol; 1-Hexylthiol; 1-Mercaptohexane; Hexanethiol; Hexyl mercaptan; Hexylthiol; n-Hexyl mercaptan; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Thiols

Description

Colorless liquid with an unpleasant odor;[NIOSH]

Comments

See "THIOLS";

Exposure Assessment
Odor Threshold Low

2.44 ppm

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 1,080 ppm/4h

Explanatory Notes

NIOSH REL = 15 min. ceiling of 0.5 ppm; Flash point = 20 deg C;

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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