Agent Name

4-Methylcyclohexanemethanol

CAS Number

34885-03-5

Formula

C8-H16-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

(4-Methylcyclohexyl)methanol; 4-MCHM; 4-Methylcyclohexane methanol; 4-Methylcyclohexylcarbinol; Hexahydro-p-methylbenzyl alcohol; MCHM; p-Methylcyclohexanemethanol; Cyclohexanemethanol, 4-methyl-; [ChemIDplus] 4-Methyl-1-cyclohexanemethanol (cis- and trans- mixture); 1-(Hydroxymethyl)-4-methylcyclohexane; [TCI America MSDS]

Category

Alcohols and Polyols, Other

Description

Clear colorless liquid with nearly no odor; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a flotation agent to separate coal from rocks, debris, and coal dust and as a reagent; [HSDB]

Comments

A strong skin and moderate eye irritant; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.05 mm Hg

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