Agent Name

sec-Octyl iodide

CAS Number

557-36-8

Formula

C8-H17-I

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Iodooctane; 2-Octyl iodide; Octane, 2-iodo-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Saturated

Description

Oily liquid; Discolored by light; [Merck Index] Yellow to brown liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A mild eye irritant; Causes somnolence, excitement, and coma in oral lethal-dose studies of mice and rats; [RTECS] An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "1-Iodooctane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.37 mm Hg

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