Agent Name

n-Butyl carbamate

CAS Number

592-35-8

Formula

C5-H11-N-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Butyl carbamate; Carbamic acid, butyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Carbamic Acid Esters

Description

Solid; Soluble in water (25.8 g/L at 37 deg C); [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a research chemical; Not commercially produced in the US; [HSDB] Used to make paints, lacquers, and varnishes; [IUCLID]

Comments

Corrosive to the eyes; May cause skin sensitization; (based on animal studies); [IUCLID] A severe eye irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.15 mm Hg

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