Agent Name

1,2,3,5-Tetramethylbenzene

Alternative Name

Isodurene

CAS Number

527-53-7

Formula

C10-H14

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1,3,4,5-Tetramethylbenzene; Benzene, 1,2,3,5-tetramethyl-; Isodurene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aromatic Solvents

Description

Pale yellow to white liquid with a camphor-like odor; [CAMEO]

Comments

A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; [CAMEO]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.49 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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