1-Cyclohexylethanol

  • Methylcyclohexylcarbinol
  • (1-Hydroxyethyl)cyclohexane
  • a-Methylcyclohexanemethanol
  • Methylcyclohexylmethanol
  • 1-Cyclohexyl-1-ethanol
  • a-Methylcyclohexanemethanol
Formula
C8H16O
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1193-81-3
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
214-780-7
23 24/25
RTECS
GV5776500
RTECS class
Primary Irritant
UN (DOT)
1993
Beilstein/Gmelin
2322053
Beilstein Reference
1-06-00-00012
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C8H16O
Formula mass
128.24
Boiling point, °C
188 - 189
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.16 (25 C)
Density
0.918 g/ml (20 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Refractive index
1.4652 (20 C)
Heat of vaporization
49.5 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Keep away from heat and open flame.
Protection
Wear respirator, chemical safety goggles, rubber boots, and heavy rubber gloves.
Respirators
Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Cover with dry-lime, sand, or soda ash. Place in covered containers using non-sparking tools and transport outdoors. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Disposal code
3
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
73
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Fire potential
HIGHLY FLAMMABLE: Will be easily ignited by heat, sparks or flames.
Hazards
Combustible liquid. Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
Health
-
 
Flammability
1
 
 
Reactivity
0
 

Health.
Poison_Class
4
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
May be harmful if swallowed.
   Inhalation
Material may be irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract. May be harmful if inhaled.
   Skin
May cause skin irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
   Eyes
May cause eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
   Eyes
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.

Transport.
UN number
1993
Response guide
Hazard class
3
Packing Group
III
 
HS Code
2906 19 00