Tridecylamine

  • 1-Tridecanamine
  • 1-Aminotridecane
  • Monotridecylamine
Formula
C13H29N
Structure
Description
Colorless crystals

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
2869-34-3
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
220-694-0
RTECS
YD3011650
RTECS class
Drug
UN (DOT)
3263
Beilstein/Gmelin
1739990
Beilstein Reference
4-04-00-00810
Swiss Giftliste 1
G-8875
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C13H29N
Formula mass
199.43
Melting point, °C
28.1
Boiling point, °C
265
Vapor pressure, mmHg
16 (150 C)
Density
0.8049 g/cm3 (20C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Refractive index
1.4355 (40 C)
pKa/pKb
3.33 (pKb)

Hazards and Protection.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up, then place into a suitable container for disposal.
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Oxidizing agents, acids, acid chlorides, acid anhydrides.
Decomposition
Nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, nitrogen.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
111
Fire fighting
Wear approved SCBA in full pressure-demand and full protective gear. Extinguish fire using water, dry chemical, chemical foam, or alcohol-resistant foam.

Health.
Poison_Class
3
Exposure effects
   Inhalation
May cause severe irritation of the respiratory tract with sore throat, coughing, shortness of breath and delayed lung edema. Causes chemical burns to the respiratory tract.
   Skin
May cause severe irritation and possible burns.
   Eyes
Contact with eyes may cause severe irritation, and possible eye burns.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Do NOT induce vomiting. Allow the victim to rinse his mouth and then to drink 2-4 cupfuls of water, and seek medical advice.
   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 lids.

Transport.
UN number
3263
Response guide
Hazard class
8
Packing Group
I; II; III