Agent Name

Tridecanol

CAS Number

26248-42-0

Formula

C13-H28-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Tridecanol (mixed branch isomer); Tridecyl alcohol; [MSDSonline]

Category

Alcohols and Polyols, Other

Description

Colorless liquid with a pleasant odor; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as intermediate for plasticizers and other compounds; [HSDB]

Comments

A severe eye irritant; [CHRIS] Causes CNS depression in animal experiments; [RTECS] An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

VP = 3.62 mm Hg at 127 deg C; [CAMEO]

Flammability (NFPA)

1: Must be preheated

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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