Agent Name

N-Methyl dicyclohexylamine

CAS Number

7560-83-0

Formula

C13-H25-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Cyclohexanamine, N-cyclohexyl-N-methyl-; Dicyclohexylamine, N-methyl-; N,N-Dicyclohexylmethylamine; N-Methyldicyclohexylamine; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Clear slightly yellow liquid or white solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a urethane foam catalyst; [Ullmann]

Comments

Causes somnolence, convulsions, and acute pulmonary edema in lethal-dose feeding studies of rats; [RTECS] A corrosive substance that can cause injury to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; Inhalation may result in chemical pneumonitis; [Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.01 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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