Agent Name

1-Bromohexane

CAS Number

111-25-1

Formula

C6-H13-Br

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Hexyl bromide; Bromohexane; Hexyl bromide; n-Hexyl bromide; Hexane, 1-bromo-; [ChemIDplus] UN1993

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Saturated

Description

Colorless liquid with a pleasant odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and mucous membrane irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "1-Bromopropane" and "2-Bromopentane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.9 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 550,000 mg/m3/30min

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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