Agent Name

Butyraldoxime

CAS Number

110-69-0

Formula

C4-H9-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Butanal oxime; Butylaldoxime; Butyraldehyde oxime; Exkin 1; Exkin No. 1 anti-skinning agent; n-Butyraldoxime; Skino #1; Troykyd Anti-skin BTO; Butanal, oxime; [ChemIDplus] Butanaldoxime; Butanaloxime; Butyraldehyde, oxime; n-Butylaldoxime; n-Butyraldehyde oxime; [CAMEO] UN2840

Category

Oximes

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [NTP]

Sources/Uses

Used to make plastics and rubber; [CAMEO] Used as an anti-skinning agent in paints, inks, adhesives, and other products; [NTP] Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA]

Comments

Methemoglobinemia (with associated anemia), hepatocellular necrosis (in animals that died during study), nasal olfactory epithelial degeneration observed in 14-week oral study of mice and rats; [NTP] An eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion; Toxic by skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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