Agent Name

1-Tetradecene

CAS Number

1120-36-1

Formula

C14-H28

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Tetradecylene; alpha-Tetradecene; n-Tetradec-1-ene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical intermediate and as a solvent in perfumes, flavors, medicines, dyes, oils, and resins; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause eye irritation; [HSDB] "If this liquid is swallowed, aspiration into the lungs may result in chemical pneumonitis. The liquid defats the skin." [ICSC] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.01 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 2,475 mg/m3/4h

Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 110 deg C; [HSDB]

Flammability (NFPA)

1: Must be preheated

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