Tricyclo[5.2.1.0-{2,6}-]decane

  • 4,7-Methano-1H-indene, octahydro
Formula
C10H16
Structure
Description
Colorless.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
6004-38-2
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
227-851-2
UN (DOT)
1325
Beilstein/Gmelin
2036495
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C10H16
Formula mass
136.24
Melting point, °C
77 to 79
Boiling point, °C
193
Solubility in water
Insoluble

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep away from water. Flammables-area.
Handling
Wash thoroughly after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Protection
Eyes: Wear safety glasses and chemical goggles if splashing is possible. Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves and clothing to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to minimize contact with skin.
Respirators
Wear a NIOSH/MSHA or European Standard EN 149 approved full-facepiece airline respirator in the positive pressure mode with emergency escape provisions.
Small spills/leaks
Clean up spills immediately, using the appropriate protective equipment. Sweep up, then place into a suitable container for disposal. Sweep up or absorb material, then place into a suitable clean, dry, closed container for disposal.
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Decomposition
Irritating and toxic fumes and gases.

Fire.
Autoignition, °C
275
Fire fighting
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. Water Reactive. Material will react with water and may release a flammable and/or toxic gas. Extinguishing media: Do NOT use water directly on fire.
Fire potential
Flammable/combustible material. May be ignited by friction, heat, sparks or flames.
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating and/or toxic gases.

Health.
Exposure effects
The toxological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
   Skin
May cause burns.
   Eyes
See Skin.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Do NOT induce vomiting. If conscious and alert, rinse mouth and drink 2-4 cupfuls of milk or 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
Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids.

Transport.
UN number
1325
Response guide
Hazard class
4.1
Packing Group
II; III