Agent Name

Nonene

CAS Number

27215-95-8

Formula

C9-H18

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Nonene (mixed isomers); Nonene (non-linear); Nonene mixture; Propylene trimer; Tripropylene; [ChemIDplus] UN2057

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used in the polymer, surfactant, and detergent industries; [HSDB]

Comments

An eye, nose, and throat irritant; Inhalation of high concentrations can cause CNS depression; [HSDB] High concentrations can cause eye and respiratory tract irritation and CNS depression; [CAMEO]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.75 mm Hg

Flammability (NFPA)

3: May ignite at ambient temperature

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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