Agent Name

4-Methoxybenzylamine

CAS Number

2393-23-9

Formula

C8-H11-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Anisylamine; Benzenemethanamine, 4-methoxy-; Benzylamine, p-methoxy- (8CI); p-Anisylamine; [ChemIDplus] UN2735

Category

Amines, Aromatic

Description

Colorless liquid with an amine-like odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Toxic by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Benzylamine."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

Vapor pressure = 0.2 mm Hg at 50 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Amines, liquid, corrosive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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