Agent Name

3-Pyridinecarboxaldehyde

CAS Number

500-22-1

Formula

C6-H5-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

3-Formylpyridine; 3-Pyridinaldehyde; 3-Pyridinealdehyde; 3-Pyridylaldehyde; 3-Pyridylcarboxaldehyde; beta-Pyridinecarbonaldehyde; Nicotinealdehyde; Nicotinic aldehyde; Pyridine-3-carbaldehyde; Rowalind; Nicotinaldehyde; [ChemIDplus] Pyridine-3-carboxaldehyde; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] UN2924

Category

Pyridines

Description

Pale yellow liquid; mp = 8 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; May cause skin sensitization; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] Search for (500-22-1[EC/RN Number]) AND (allergic OR dermatitis OR sensitizer OR sensitization): no results; [PubMed]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.56 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Flammable liquid, corrosive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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