Agent Name

4-(2-Chloroethyl)morpholine hydrochloride

CAS Number

3647-69-6

Formula

C6-H12-Cl-N-O.Cl-H

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

(2-Chloroethyl)morpholine hydrochloride; 2-Morpholinoethylchloride hydrochloride; Chloromorpholinoethane hydrochloride; Morpholine, (2-chloroethyl)-, hydrochloride; N-(2-Chloroethyl)morpholine hydrochloride; N-(beta-Chloroethyl)morpholine-hydrochloride; 4-(2-Chloroethyl)morpholinium chloride; Morpholine, 4-(2-chloroethyl)-, hydrochloride; [ChemIDplus] UN2923

Category

Morpholines

Description

Beige hygroscopic crystals; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes paternal reproductive effects (testes, epididymis, and sperm duct) in intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of mice (LD50 = 161 mg/kg); [RTECS] Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; May cause skin sensitization; Toxic by ingestion; Harmful by skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Search for (3647-69-6[EC/RN Number]) AND (dermatitis OR allergic OR sensitizer OR sensitization): no results; [PubMed] See "Morpholine."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive solid, toxic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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