Agent Name

Cyclopentyl ether

CAS Number

10137-73-2

Formula

C10-H18-O

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Cyclopentane, 1,1'-oxybis-; Ether, dicyclopentyl; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Ethers (<C12)

Comments

Alicyclic hydrocarbons act as CNS depressants and general anesthetics; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LCLo (rat) = 250 ppm/4h

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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