Agent Name

4-Formylmorpholine

CAS Number

4394-85-8

Formula

C5-H9-N-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Morpholine, 4-formyl-; N-Formylmorfolin [Czech]; N-Formylmorpholine; 4-Morpholinecarbaldehyde; 4-Morpholinecarboxaldehyde; [ChemIDplus] Morpholine-4-carbaldehyde; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Category

Morpholines

Description

Clear colorless liquid; mp = 20-23 deg C; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate, laboratory reagent, in gas treatment, cleaning agents, and professional and consumer coatings; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

A mild skin and eye irritant; Oral LD50 (rat) = 6.5 mL/kg; [RTECS] May cause skin sensitization; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] Search for (4394-85-8[EC/RN Number]) AND (dermatitis OR allergic OR sensitizer OR sensitization): no results; [PubMed] An eye and mild skin irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.32 mm Hg

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