Agent Name

1-Nonene

CAS Number

124-11-8

Formula

C9-H18

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-N-None; NONYLENE; Propylene trimer; alpha-Nonene; n-Non-1-ene; [ChemIDplus] UN3295

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used for organic synthesis; as a wetting agent, lube oil additive, and polymer gasoline; in the manufacture of isodecanol, nonylbenzene, and nonylphenol; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin, eye, nose, and throat irritant; Inhalation may cause dizziness or loss of consciousness; High concentrations can act as anesthetic; [HSDB] An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

5.4 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 26 deg C; [HSDB] The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Hydrocarbons, liquid, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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