Agent Name

Cycloheptene

CAS Number

628-92-2

Formula

C7-H12

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

cis-Cycloheptene; [CAMEO] UN2242

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [CAMEO] Clear light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in chemical manufacture; [CAMEO]

Comments

May polymerize; Inhalation of high concentrations may cause narcotic effects; [CAMEO] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Cyclohexene," "1,5,9-Cyclododecatriene," and "Cycloheptatriene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

19.7 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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