Agent Name

Dimethyl myristamine

CAS Number

112-75-4

Formula

C16-H35-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Myristyl dimethyl amine; N,N-Dimethyl-1-tetradecanamine; 1-Tetradecanamine, N,N-dimethyl-; Adma 14; Armeen DM 14D; Dimethyl Myristamine; Dimethyl-n-tetradecylamine; Dimethylmyristamine; Dimethylmyristylamine; Dimethyltetradecylamine; Genamin 14R302D; IPL 30; Myristyldimethylamine; N,N-Dimethyl-n-tetradecylamine; N,N-Dimethylmyristylamine; N,N-Dimethyltetradecanamine; N,N-Dimethyltetradecylamine; Tetradecylamine, N,N-dimethyl-; Tetradecyldimethylamine; [ChemIDplus] UN2735

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Light yellow liquid with a fishy odor; [CAMEO] Colorless to yellow liquid; Clear or slightly cloudy with a fishy odor; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as cationic detergent and corrosion inhibitor; [HSDB] Used to make other chemicals; [CAMEO]

Comments

Emergency treatment: "Detergents-cationic"; [HSDB] Negative for mutagenicity in two strains of Salmonella typhimurium; [EPA HPVIS] A corrosive substance that can cause injury to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; Inhalation may cause pulmonary edema; [Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.0015 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Amines, liquid, corrosive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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