Agent Name

3-tert-Butylphenol

CAS Number

585-34-2

Formula

C10-H14-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

m-tert-Butylphenol; Phenol, 3-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-; [ChemIDplus] UN2430

Category

Phenols

Description

Off-white powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.02 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Alkyl phenols, solid, n.o.s. (including C2-C12 homologues)."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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