Agent Name

Ethyl N-methylcarbamate

CAS Number

105-40-8

Formula

C4-H9-N-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Carbamic acid, methyl-, ethyl ester; Ethyl methylcarbamate; Ethyl-N-methylcarbamate; Ethylester kyseliny methylkarbaminove [Czech]; Methylcarbamic acid, ethyl ester; Methylurethane; Methylurethane (VAN); N-Methyl urethan; N-Methylurethan; N-Methylurethane; N-Methylcarbamic acid ethyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Carbamic Acid Esters

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used as research chemical; No known commercial production in the US; [HSDB]

Comments

A mutagen, tumorigen, and reproductive effector; Causes somnolence in subcutaneous, lethal-dose studies of mice; [RTECS] Inhalation of high concentrations may cause narcotic effects; [CAMEO] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

VP = 1.0 mm Hg at 26.5 deg C; [CAMEO]

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

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