Agent Name

Dioctylamine

CAS Number

1120-48-5

Formula

C16-H35-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Di-n-octylamine; N-n-Octyl-n-octylamine; RC 5632; 1-Octanamine, N-octyl-; [ChemIDplus] N-Octyloctan-1-amine; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] UN2735

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Colorless hygroscopic liquid with an amine-like odor; mp = 13-15 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make large scale chemicals; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
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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