Agent Name

11-Aminoundecanoic acid

CAS Number

2432-99-7

Formula

C11-H23-N-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

11-Aminoundecylic acid; Undecanoic acid, 11-amino-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amino Carboxylic Acids

Description

White solid; [CAMEO] White powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as an initiator for type 11 Nylons; [HSDB]

Comments

Caused slight eye and no skin irritation in rabbits; Not a sensitizer in guinea pig testing; Histopathological lesions found in kidneys of rats and mice at 21000 ppm in a 13-week feeding studies; [Reference #1] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Reference Link

OECD SIDS: 11-Aminoundecanoic acid - 2002

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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