Agent Name

6-Chloro-1-hexanol

CAS Number

2009-83-8

Formula

C6-H13-Cl-O

Major Category

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Synonyms

1-Chloro-6-hexanol; 6-Chlorohexanol; Hexamethylene chlorohydrin; omega-Chlorohexanol; 1-Hexanol, 6-chloro-; 6-Chlorohexan-1-ol; [ChemIDplus] 1-Chloro-6-hydroxyhexane; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Halogenated Alcohols

Description

Clear light yellow liquid;

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) > 100 mg/kg; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by inhalation and skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "3-Chloro-1-propanol."

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