Agent Name

Crotyl alcohol

CAS Number

6117-91-5

Formula

C4-H8-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Butene-1-ol; 2-Butenol; 2-Butenyl alcohol; 3-Methylallyl alcohol; Crotonyl alcohol; Krotylalkohol [Czech]; 2-Buten-1-ol; [ChemIDplus] Crotyl alcohol, cis and trans mixture; [Acros Organics MSDS] UN1987

Category

Alcohols and Polyols, Other

Description

Clear light yellow liquid; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "4-Hexen-1-ol" and "3-Methyl-2-buten-1-ol."

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LCLo (rat) = 2,000 ppm/4hr

Explanatory Notes

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

Flammability (NFPA)

3: May ignite at ambient temperature

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