Agent Name

Dimethylaminomethylphenol

CAS Number

25338-55-0

Formula

C9-H13-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

alpha-(Dimethylamino)-cresol; ((Dimethylamino)methyl)phenol; Phenol, ((dimethylamino)methyl)-; [ChemIDplus] (Dimethylaminomethyl)phenol; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN1760

Category

Other Aromatics (Nitrogen)

Description

Liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; Targets the liver and kidney; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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