Agent Name

N,N'-Dibutyl-1,6-hexanediamine

CAS Number

4835-11-4

Formula

C14-H32-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1,6-Hexanediamine, N,N'-dibutyl-; 1,6-N,N'-Dibutylhexanediamine; Dibutylhexamethylenediamine; N,N'-Dibutylhexamethylenediamine; Hexamethylenediamine, N,N'-dibutyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Liquid; [CAMEO] Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as polymer intermediate; [ChemIDplus]

Comments

Severely irritating to skin, eyes, and mucous membranes; [SAX] May have violent reaction with water; An alkaline corrosive that may cause injury to skin, eye, mucous membranes, and respiratory tract; Corrosive to rabbit eyes; [HSDB] Causes changes in erythrocyte and leukocyte counts in repeated dose inhalation study of rats; [RTECS] Causes burns; Very toxic by inhalation--can cause toxic pneumonitis; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 220 mg/m3/4h

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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