Agent Name

N,N-Diethylacetamide

CAS Number

685-91-6

Formula

C6-H13-N-O

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Acetamide, N,N-diethyl-; Acetic acid, amide, N,N-diethyl; Diethylacetamide; N,N-Diaethylacetamid [German]; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amides (<C10)

Description

Colorless liquid; [HSDB]

Comments

Oral LD50 (rat) = 1500 mg/kg; [HSDB] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Dimethyl acetamide."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.89 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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