Agent Name

N-Methylbutylamine

CAS Number

110-68-9

Formula

C5-H13-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Butanamine, N-methyl-; Butylamine, N-methyl-; Butylmethylamine; Methylbutylamine; N-(Methyl) butyl amine; N-Butyl-N-methylamine; N-Butylmethylamine; N-Methyl-N-butylamine; N-Methyl-n-butylamine; N-Methylbutanamine; N-Methyl butylamine; [ChemIDplus] UN2945

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Colorless liquid with an ammonical odor; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate; [Hawley]

Comments

Flammable liquid; [Hawley] A skin and severe eye irritant; Emergency treatment: "Corrosives- alkaline"; [HSDB] May cause burns; [CAMEO] A corrosive substance that can cause injury to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; May cause edema and chemical pneumonitis; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

50.5 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LCLo (rat) = 2,000 ppm/4h

Flammability (NFPA)

3: May ignite at ambient temperature

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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