Agent Name

1,1-Dimethylcyclopentane

CAS Number

1638-26-2

Formula

C7-H14

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

gem-Dimethylcyclopentane; Cyclopentane, 1,1-dimethyl- (8CI)(9CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aliphatics, Saturated (<C12)

Description

Liquid; [Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; Harmful by ingestion; [Aldrich MSDS] See "Methylcyclopentane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

76.2 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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