Agent Name

Acetoacetamide, N,N-diethyl-

CAS Number

2235-46-3

Formula

C8-H15-N-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-(Diethylcarbamoyl)-2-propanone; Butanamide, N,N-diethyl-3-oxo-; Diethylacetoacetamide; Diethylamid kyseliny acetoctove; Diethylamid kyseliny acetoctove [Czech]; N,N-Diethyl-3-oxobutanamide; N,N-Diethylacetoacetamide; N,N-Diethylacetylacetamide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Nitrogen Compounds

Description

Liquid; [HSDB] Yellow or brown liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate for insecticides and pigments; [HSDB]

Comments

Emergency treatment: Irritants; [HSDB] A mild eye irritant; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 121 deg C; [HSDB]

Flammability (NFPA)

1: Must be preheated

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