Agent Name

Perfluorotributylamine

CAS Number

311-89-7

Formula

C12-F27-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

FC 43; FC 47; Fluorinert FC 43; Fluorocarbon FC 43; Fluosol 43; Heptacosafluorotributylamine; Mediflor FC 43; Tri(nonafluorobutyl)amine; Tri(perfluorobutyl)amine; Tris(nonafluorobutyl)amine; 1,1,2,2,3,3,4,4,4-Nonafluoro-N,N-bis(nonafluorobutyl)-1-butanamine; 1-Butanamine, 1,1,2,2,3,3,4,4,4-nonafluoro-N,N-bis(1,1,2,2,3,3,4,4,4-nonafluorobutyl)-; 1-Butanamine, 1,1,2,2,3,3,4,4,4-nonafluoro-N,N-bis(nonafluorobutyl)-; Tributylamine, heptacosafluoro-; [ChemIDplus] Product Ha (3M); Product Hb (3M); [Reference #1]

Category

Halogenated Aliphatic Amines

Description

Hygroscopic liquid; [HSDB] Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

C5-C18 Perfluoro compounds are specialty chemicals used in the electronics industry (heat-transfer in semiconductor processing, electronics testing, and solvents for computer disc drive lubrication); Also used as experimental oxygen carrying components in artificial blood and for vitreoretinal surgery; [HSDB]

Comments

No significant adverse effects or histopathological changes observed in high-dose ingestion, inhalation, or intraperitoneal studies with rats; Considered to be non-toxic by inhalation and ingestion; Not irritating to skin or eyes of rabbits; [Reference #1] See "Perfluoro compounds, C5-18."

Reference Link

EPA HPV Robust Summaries: Perfluoro compounds C5-C18, including CAS-311-89-7 - 2003

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.55 mm Hg

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