Agent Name

1,4-Cyclohexanedione

CAS Number

637-88-7

Formula

C6-H8-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,4-Dioxocyclohexane; Tetrahydroquinone; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aliphatic Ketones, Other

Description

Yellow crystalline solid; [Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Aldrich MSDS] See "Cyclohexanone."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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