Agent Name

1,3,6-Tricyanohexane

CAS Number

1772-25-4

Formula

C9-H11-N3

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1,3,6-Hexanetricarbonitrile; 4-Cyanosuberonitrile; [ChemIDplus] UN1993

Category

Nitriles

Description

Liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Not commercially used or produced in the US; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause irritation; Targets kidneys and nerves; Harmful by ingestion and inhalation; [Aldrich MSDS] See "NITRILES."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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