Agent Name

3-Heptene

CAS Number

592-78-9

Formula

C7-H14

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Hept-3-ene; [ChemIDplus] 1-Ethyl-2-propylethylene; [EPA OHM/TADS] UN3295

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; Mixture of 50% cis and 50% trans isomers; [EPA OHM/TADS] Clear colorless liquid; [Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Suggested for use as a plant growth regulator; [EPA OHM/TADS]

Comments

A mild skin irritant; High concentrations may have narcotic effects; [EPA OHM/TADS] An irritant; [Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
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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