Agent Name

1,6-Heptadiyne

CAS Number

2396-63-6

Formula

C7-H8

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Hepta-1,6-diyne; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN3295

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes somnolence, fibrous hepatitis, and effects on food intake in oral lethal-dose studies of rabbits and rats; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "1,5-Hexadiyne."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

25.3 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Hydrocarbons, liquid, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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