Agent Name

1-Octyne

CAS Number

629-05-0

Formula

C8-H14

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Hexylacetylene; [ChemIDplus] Oct-1-yne; [Aldrich MSDS] UN3295

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; May be fatal by ingestion and inhalation; It is an aspiration hazard by ingestion; [Aldrich MSDS] See "4-Nonyne."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

13.6 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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