Agent Name

Undecene

CAS Number

28761-27-5

Formula

C11-H22

Major Category

Other Classes

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Sources/Uses

Used in polymer, surfactant, and detergent industries; Not commercially isolated from linear alpha-olefin or internal olefin mixtures; [HSDB]

Comments

Animals exposed to higher olefins are drowsy/lethargic during high-dose inhalation studies; [Reference #1]

Reference Link

EPA HPV: Robust Summaries and Test Plans: Higher Olefins

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

5.24 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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