Agent Name

2,6-Di-tert-butylpyridine

CAS Number

585-48-8

Formula

C13-H21-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2,6-Bis(1,1-dimethylethyl)pyridine; [Merck Index]

Category

Pyridines

Description

Liquid; [Merck Index] Clear, dark brown liquid; [Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Proposed for use as an additive (lubricating oil and gasoline) and stabilizer (chlorine-containing polymers); [Merck Index]

Comments

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

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.03 mm Hg

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