3-Amino-1-butanol

Formula
C4H11NO
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
2867-59-6
Beilstein/Gmelin
1731402
Beilstein Reference
4-04-00-01710

Properties.
Formula
C4H11NO
Formula mass
89.14
Boiling point, °C
81 - 82
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.5 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Very soluble
Refractive index
1.4534 (25 C)
pKa/pKb
3.74 (pKb)
Heat of vaporization
47.1 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Keep away from heat and open flame. Store in a cool dry place.
Protection
Wear appropriate government approved respirator, chemical-resistant gloves, safety goggles, other protective clothing. Faceshield (8-inch minimum).
Small spills/leaks
Absorb on sand or vermiculite and place in closed containers for disposal. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents, Strong acids, Acid chlorides, Acid anhydrides.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
56
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Hazards
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions. Combustible liquid.

Health.
Exposure effects

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.
   Eyes
Assure adequate flushing of the eyes by separating the eyelids with fingers.

Transport.