Agent Name

2-Hexyne

CAS Number

764-35-2

Formula

C6-H10

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Hex-2-yne; Methyl(propyl)acetylene; [ChemIDplus] UN3295

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion (may cause lung damage by aspiration); [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "3-Hexyne."

Exposure Assessment
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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Diseases

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