cis-4-Methylcyclohexylamine

  • 4-cis-Methylcyclohexylamine
  • cis-1-Amino-4-methylcyclohexane
Formula
C7H15N
Structure
Description
A colorless viscous oily liquid with almost no odor.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
2523-56-0
Beilstein/Gmelin
2203109
Beilstein Reference
4-12-00-00122

Properties.
Formula
C7H15N
Formula mass
113.20
Boiling point, °C
153.5
Density
0.8567 g/cm3 (20C)
Solubility in water
Very soluble
Refractive index
1.4559 (20 C)
pKa/pKb
3.42 (pKb)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep in a cool, dry, dark location in a tightly sealed container or cylinder. Keep away from incompatible materials, ignition sources and untrained individuals. Secure and label area. Protect containers/cylinders from physical damage.
Handling
All chemicals should be considered hazardous. Avoid direct physical contact. Use appropriate, approved safety equipment. Untrained individuals should not handle this chemical or its container. Handling should occur in a chemical fume hood.
Protection
Chemical splash goggles in compliance with OSHA regulations are advised; however, OSHA regulations also permit other type safety glasses. Whre chemical resistant gloves. To prevent repeated or prolonged skin contact, wear impervious clothing and boots.
Respirators
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concern.
Small spills/leaks
Keep material out of water sources and sewers. Build dikes to contain flow as necessary. Attempt to stop leak if without undue personnel hazard. Use water spray to knock-down vapors. Vapor knockdown water is corrosive or toxic and should be diked for containment. Combustion products include corrosive or toxic vapors. Land spill: Dig a pit, pond, lagoon, holding area to contain liquid or solid material. Water spill: Use natural barriers or oil spill control booms to limit spill travel. Adjust pH to neutral (pH=7).
Stability
No data.
Incompatibilities
Incompatible with acids and oxidizing agents Incompatible with isocyanates, halogenated organics, peroxides, phenols (acidic), epoxides, anhydrides, and acid halides.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Solid streams of water may be ineffective. Apply water from as far a distance as possible. Keep run-off water out of sewers and water sources.

Health.
Exposure effects
The toxicological properties of this material have not been investigated.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek medical attention. If individual is drowsy or unconscious, do not give anything by mouth; place individual on the left side with the head down. Contact a physician, medical facility, or poison control center for advice about whether to induce vomiting. If possible, do not leave individual unattended.
   Inhalation
If symptoms develop, move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. Keep person warm and quiet; seek immediate medical attention.
   Skin
Remove contaminated clothing. Wash exposed area with soap and water. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. Launder clothing before reuse.
   Eyes
If symptoms develop, immediately move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. Flush eyes gently with water for at least 15 minutes while holding eyelids apart; seek immediate medical attention.

Transport.
Std. Transport #
4936522