Agent Name

1,2,4-Trimethylcyclohexane

CAS Number

2234-75-5

Formula

C9-H18

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Cyclohexane, 1,2,4-trimethyl- (8CI)(9CI); [ChemIDplus] 1,2,4-Trimethylcyclohexane mixture of isomers; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN3295

Category

Aliphatics, Saturated (<C12)

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A skin, respiratory tract, and severe eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion; May cause allergic reactions in sensitive individuals, based on QSAR modeling; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
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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