Agent Name

2-Chloropentane

CAS Number

625-29-6

Formula

C5-H11-Cl

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1-Methylbutyl chloride; Pentane, 2-chloro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Chlorinated Aliphatics

Comments

An irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "n-Butyl chloride."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

48.7 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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