Agent Name

1,5-Hexadiene

CAS Number

592-42-7

Formula

C6-H10

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Biallyl; Diallyl; Hexadiene (DOT); alpha,omega-Hexadiene; [ChemIDplus] UN2458

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "1,4-Hexadiene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

221 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 110,000 ppm/4h

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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