Agent Name

3-Hexene

CAS Number

592-47-2

Formula

C6-H12

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Hex-3-ene; [ChemIDplus] UN2288

Category

Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid with a mild odor; [CPChem MSDS]

Comments

May cause mild skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritation; An aspiration hazard following ingestion; [CPChem MSDS] See "3-Heptene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

165 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Isohexenes."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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