Agent Name

Butyl isocyanide

CAS Number

2769-64-4

Formula

C5-H9-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

n-Butyl isocyanide; [ChemIDplus] UN1993

Category

Other Nitrogen Compounds

Description

Clear colorless liquid with a stench; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Ethyl isocyanide."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Flammable liquid, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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