Agent Name

4-Hydroxypiperidine

CAS Number

5382-16-1

Formula

C5-H11-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-Piperidinol; Piperidin-4-ol; [ChemIDplus] UN3263

Category

Amino Alcohols, Other

Description

Hygroscopic solid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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