Agent Name

N,N-Dimethylhexadecylamine

CAS Number

112-69-6

Formula

C18-H39-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Hexadecanamine, N,N-dimethyl-; Dimethyl palmitamine; Dimethyl palmitylamine; N,N-Dimethyl-1-hexadecanamine; Palmityl dimethyl amine; Armeen DM16D; Bairdcat B16; Cetyldimethylamine; Dimethyl-n-hexadecylamine; Dimethylcetylamine; Dimethylhexadecylamine; Dimethylpalmitylamine; Farmin DM 60; Genamin 16R302D; Hexadecyldimethylamine; IPL 67; N,N-Dimethyl-n-hexadecylamine; N,N-Dimethylcetylamine; N,N-Dimethylpalmitylamine; N-Hexadecyldimethylamine; Palmityl Dimethyl Amine; Palmityldimethylamine; Hexadecylamine, N,N-dimethyl-; N,N-Dimethyl-1-hexadecylamine; [ChemIDplus] Dimethyl hexadecanamine; [CAMEO] N,N-Dimethylhexadecan-1-amine; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] 1-(Dimethylamino)hexadecane; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN2735

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Clear yellow liquid with a fishy odor; [CAMEO] Clear light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in chemical manufacture; [CAMEO] Used as a catalyst, laboratory reagent, and to make other products (detergents, hydraulic fluids, lubricants-greases, metalworking fluids, polymers, and heat transfer fluids); [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations] 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; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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