Agent Name

1-Hexyne

CAS Number

693-02-7

Formula

C6-H10

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Butylacetylene; n-Butylacetylene; [ChemIDplus] Hex-1-yne; [RTECS] UN3295

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) > 100 mg/kg; [RTECS] May cause irritation; Harmful by ingestion (may cause lung damage by aspiration); [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Methylacetylene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

133 mm Hg

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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