Agent Name

1,3-Dimethylcyclopentane

CAS Number

2453-00-1

Formula

C7-H14

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1,3-Dimethyl cyclopentane; Dimethylcyclopentane; [CHEMINFO]

Category

Aliphatics, Saturated (<C12)

Description

Colorless liquid; [CHEMINFO]

Sources/Uses

Used as a solvent and in organic synthesis; [CHEMINFO]

Comments

Inhalation of high concentrations can cause CNS depression; [CHEMINFO]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

Flash point < 21 deg C; [CHEMINFO] BP = 91 deg C; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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