Agent Name

1-Bromoheptane

CAS Number

629-04-9

Formula

C7-H15-Br

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Heptyl bromide; n-Heptyl bromide; Heptane, 1-bromo-; [ChemIDplus] UN1993

Category

Brominated Solvents

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) = 2,440 mg/kg; [RTECS] An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Bromopentane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.27 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (mouse) = 12,000 mg/m3/2hr

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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