Agent Name

1,3-Cyclohexadiene

CAS Number

592-57-4

Formula

C6-H8

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

UN1993

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [ICSC] Unpleasant odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

May form explosive peroxides on air exposure; A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; [ICSC] Stabilized with BHT (CAS# 128-37-0); An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "1,4-Hexadiene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

97.3 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (mouse) = 45,000 mg/m3/2hr

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Flammable liquid, n.o.s."

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