2-(Butylamino)ethanol

  • N-Butylethanolamine
  • 2-(n-Butylamino)ethanol
  • 2-(N-Monobutylamino)ethanol
  • N-Butylaminoethanol
Formula
C6H15NO
Structure
Description
Colorless, liquid, very faint amine odor.
Uses
Cockroach repellant

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
111-75-1
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
203-904-5
26 36/37/39 45
RTECS
KK0175000
RTECS class
Other
UN (DOT)
2735
Beilstein/Gmelin
1732522
Beilstein Reference
3-04-00-00682
Swiss Giftliste 1
G-1844
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C6H15NO
Formula mass
117.22
Boiling point, °C
198 - 200
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.09 (25 C)
Density
0.8905 g/mL (25 C)
Solubility in water
Miscible (20 C)
Refractive index
1.4437 (25 C)
pKa/pKb
4.10 (pKb)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed.
Protection
Wear self-contained breathing apparatus, rubber boots, and heavy rubber gloves. Do not breathe vapor. Do not get in eyes, on skin, on clothing. Avoid prolonged or repeated exposure.
Respirators
Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA). Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
ELIMINATE all ignition sources. Do not touch damaged containers or spilled material unless wearing appropriate protective clothing. Stop leak if you can do it without risk. Absorb or cover with dry earth, sand or other non-combustible material and transfer to containers. DO NOT GET WATER INSIDE CONTAINERS.
Disposal code
5
Stability
Stable under normal storage temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents, Strong acids.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
87
Autoignition, °C
265
Upper exp. limit, %
8.6
Lower exp. limit, %
1.5
Fire fighting
Small Fires: Dry chemical, CO2 or water spray. Large Fires: Dry chemical, CO2, alcohol-resistant foam or water spray. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Fire potential
Combustible liquid
Hazards
When heated, vapors may form explosive mixtures with air: indoors, outdoors, and sewers explosion hazards.
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
Health
3
 
Flammability
2
 
 
Reactivity
0
 

Health.
Poison_Class
4
Exposure effects
Material is extremely destructive to tissue of the mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract, eyes, and skin. Inhalation may result in spasm, inflammation and edema of the larynxand bronchi, chemical pneumonitis, and pulmonary edema Symptoms of exposure may include burning sensation, coughing wheezing, laryngitis, shortness of breath, headache, nausea, and vomiting.
   Ingestion
Harmful if swallowed.
   Inhalation
Material is extremely destructive to the tissue of the mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract. May be harmful if inhaled.
   Skin
Causes burns. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
   Eyes
Causes burns. Can cause blindness.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician. Do not induce vomiting.
   Inhalation
Move victim to fresh air. Apply artificial respiration if victim is not breathing. Do not use mouth-to-mouth method if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artificial respiration with the aid of a pocket mask equipped with a one-way valve or other proper respiratory medical device. Administer oxygen if breathing is difficult.
   Skin
Remove and isolate contaminated clothing and shoes. Immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes. For minor skin contact, avoid spreading material on unaffected skin.
   Eyes
Immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.

Transport.
UN number
2735
Response guide
Hazard class
8
Packing Group
II
 
HS Code
2922 19 80