Agent Name

Norcamphor

CAS Number

497-38-1

Formula

C7-H10-O

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

2,5-Methanocyclohexanone; 2-Oxonorbornane; 2-Norbornanone; 8,9,10-Trinorbornan-2-one; Bicyclo(2.2.1)heptan-2-one; [ChemIDplus] UN1325

Category

Plant Oils and Extracts

Description

White or cream crystals or waxy solid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Intravenous LD50 (mouse) = 180 mg/kg; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "D-Camphor."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.09 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

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