Agent Name

N-Cyclohexyl-2-pyrrolidinone

CAS Number

6837-24-7

Formula

C10-H17-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Cyclohexyl-2-pyrrolidinone; 2-Pyrrolidinone, 1-cyclohexyl-; Cyclohexyl pyrrolidone; N-Cyclohexylpyrrolidinone; N-Cyclohexylpyrrolidone; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Nitrogen Compounds

Description

Pale yellow liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

No adverse fetal effects observed in rats or rabbits by oral administration during organogenesis; [ToxPlanet: Shepard's Catalog of Teratogenic Agents] A severe skin and eye irritant; Causes other changes of the liver, kidney, ureter, and bladder in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] An irritant that may cause serious eye injury; Highly toxic by inhalation; Harmful by ingestion and skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "N-Ethyl-2-pyrrolidone" and "N-Methyl-2-pyrrolidone."

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 120 ppm/1hr

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