Agent Name

Dibenzylamine

CAS Number

103-49-1

Formula

C14-H15-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

(N-Benzylaminomethyl)benzene; Bibenzylamine; DBA; DBA (VAN); N,N-Dibenzylamine; N-(Phenylmethyl)benzenemethanamine; N-Benzylbenzylamine; Benzenemethanamine, N-(phenylmethyl)-; [ChemIDplus] 1-Phenyl-N-(phenylmethyl)methanamine; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] UN2735

Category

Amines, Polyaromatic

Description

Liquid with an ammoniacal odor; [Merck Index] Colorless liquid with a weak odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in the detection of cobalt, cyanate, and iron; [Merck Index] Used to make fine chemicals; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

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

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00026 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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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