N,N-Diethylformamide

  • N-Formyldiethylamine
  • Diethylformamide
Formula
HCON(C2H5)2
Structure
Description
Light yellow liquid

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
617-84-5
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
210-533-2
EC Class
irritant
S 23 24/25
RTECS
LQ1925000
RTECS class
Other
UN (DOT)
1993
Beilstein/Gmelin
1209392
Swiss Giftliste 1
G-5653
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C5H11NO
Formula mass
101.15
Boiling point, °C
176
Density
0.9080 g/cm3
Solubility in water
Very soluble
Refractive index
1.4351 (20 C)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep away from sources of ignition. Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container.
Handling
Avoid breathing dust, vapor, mist, or gas. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid contact with heat, sparks and flame.
Respirators
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb spill with inert material, (e.g., dry sand or earth), then place into a chemical waste container.
Disposal code
1
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, oxides of nitrogen, carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
65
Fire fighting
Wear approved SCBA in full pressure-demand and full protective gear. Will burn if involved in a fire. In case of fire use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or chemical foam.

Health.
Poison_Class
3
Exposure effects
   Inhalation
May cause respiratory tract irritation.
   Skin
May cause skin irritation.
   Eyes
Causes eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Get medical aid. Wash mouth out with water.
   Inhalation
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately.
   Skin
Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
   Eyes
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower lids.

Transport.
UN number
1993
Response guide
Hazard class
3
Packing Group
I; II; III
 
HS Code
2924 19 00