Agent Name

1,5-Dichloropentane

CAS Number

628-76-2

Formula

C5-H10-Cl2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Amylene chloride; Pentamethylene chloride; Pentamethylene dichloride; Pentane, 1,5-dichloro-; [ChemIDplus] UN1152

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Saturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Toxic by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "1,3-Dichloropropane" and "1,4-Dichlorobutane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.13 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Dichloropentanes."

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