Colorless to amber liquid with a characteristic organic odor.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Boiling point, °C
Vapor pressure, mmHg
2.1 (25 C)
0.93 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
Partition coefficient, pKow
Heat of vaporization
Hazards and Protection.
Wear goggles, rubber gloves, protective clothing. Use only with adequate ventilation and/or suitable respiratory protection. Avoid all contact.
Ventilate area, equip personnel with respirator and protective clothing. Take up spill in absorbent, dispose to incinerator or other suitable hazardous waste.
Firefighters wear SCBA and full protective gear. Extinguish with carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, foam, water spray or fog.
Flammable, corrosive liquid.
Will emit toxic fumes of nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide.
Vapor, mist and liquid is irritating to the skin, eyes and mucous membranes. Expect to be harmful if swallowed, inhaled or absorbed through skin. Causes burns. Signs and Symptoms of Exposure: Burning sensation, coughing, wheezing, laryngitis, shortness of breath, headache, nausea and vomiting.
Seek medical attention at once.
Remove to fresh air. If not breathing give mouth to mouth resuscitation. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Seek medical attention at once.
Wash thoroughly with soap and water, while removing clothing. Seek medical attention.
Flush with plenty of water for at least fifteen minutes. Seek medical attention immediately.