Agent Name

N-Ethylmethylamine

CAS Number

624-78-2

Formula

C3-H9-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Ethanamine, N-methyl-; Ethyl(methyl)amine; [ChemIDplus] N-Methylethylamine; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN2733

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Hygroscopic liquid; Boiling point = 36-37 deg C; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; Harmful by ingestion and skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Diethylamine."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

390 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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