Agent Name

Pentene

CAS Number

25377-72-4

Formula

C5-H10

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Amylene; [ChemIDplus] UN1108

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

bp = 35 deg C; [ChemIDplus] Liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate; [HSDB]

Comments

Highly flammable; [HSDB] An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

60.8 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for $1-Pentene.$

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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