Agent Name

2,2,4-Trimethyl-1,6-hexanediamine

CAS Number

3236-53-1

Formula

C9-H22-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1,6-Hexanediamine, 2,2,4-trimethyl-; 2,2,4-Trimethylhexane-1,6-diamine; [ChemIDplus] Trimethyl-1,6-hexanediamine, 2,2,4-; [REPROTOX]

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Clear liquid with an amine odor; [Epoxy Technology MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; May cause skin sensitization; A potential carcinogen; [Epoxy Technology MSDS] See "N,N-Diethylethylenediamine" and "N,N-Dimethyl-1,3-propanediamine."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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