Agent Name

Carbamic acid, ethyl-, ethyl ester

CAS Number

623-78-9

Formula

C5-H11-N-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Ethyl N-ethylcarbamate; Ethyl ethylcarbamate; Ethyl-N-ethyl carbamate; Ethylcarbamic acid, ethyl ester; N-Ethylurethane; Carbamic acid, N-ethyl-, ethyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Carbamic Acid Esters

Description

Clear colorless to pale yellow liquid; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an experimental neoplastic agent; No known commercial production in the US; [HSDB]

Comments

Causes somnolence in subcutaneous lethal-dose studies of mice (LD50 = 860 mg/kg); [RTECS] An irritant; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

4.94 mm Hg

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