Agent Name

1-Heptene

CAS Number

592-76-7

Formula

C7-H14

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-n-Heptene; Heptylene; n-Hept-1-ene; n-Heptene; [ChemIDplus] UN2278

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used in the organic synthesis of flavors, perfumes, pharmaceuticals, dyes, oils, and resins; [HSDB]

Comments

General anesthetic in mouse inhalation study (60,000 mg/m3/2H); [RTECS] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Heptene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

59.3 mm Hg

Flammability (NFPA)

3: May ignite at ambient temperature

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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