Agent Name

N,N,N',N',N"-Pentamethyldiethylenetriamine

CAS Number

3030-47-5

Formula

C9-H23-N3

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1,1,4,7,7-Pentamethyldiethylenetriamine; 2,5,8-Trimethyl-2,5,8-triazanonane; N,N',N''-Pentamethyldiethylenetriamine; Pentamethyldiethylenetriamine; PMDT; 1,2-Ethanediamine, N-(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl)-N,N',N'-trimethyl-; 1,2-Ethanediamine, N1-(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl)-N1,N2,N2-trimethyl-; Bis(2-dimethylaminoethyl)(methyl)amine; Diethylenetriamine, 1,1,4,7,7-pentamethyl-; [ChemIDplus] PMDETA; [ToxPlanet: EPA - TSCATS] N-[2-(Dimethylamino)ethyl]-N,N',N'-trimethylethane-1,2-diamine; Toyocat DT; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] UN2922

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Colorless to pale yellow liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to formulate adhesives-sealants, paints-coatings-thinners, polymers, and laboratory chemicals, to make fine and large scale chemicals, flexible and rigid foams, and rubber; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

Reversible liver toxicity and developmental toxicity (considered secondary to maternal toxicity) observed in 2-generation oral study of rats (LOAEL's of 100 mg/kg/day for parental animals and 300 mg/kg/day for developmental effects); [ToxPlanet: EPA - TSCATS] Oral LD50 (rat) = 1,630 uL/kg; [RTECS] Causes burns; Harmful by ingestion; Toxic by skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.3 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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