trans-2-Methylcyclopentanol

  •  trans-2-Methyl-1-cyclopentanol
  • (+/-)-trans-2-Methylcyclopentanol
Formula
C6H12O
Structure
Description
Pink clear liquid

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
25144-04-1
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
246-652-1
UN (DOT)
1987
Beilstein/Gmelin
3193698
Beilstein Reference
4-06-00-00091

Properties.
Formula
C6H12O
Formula mass
100.16
Boiling point, °C
150
Vapor pressure, mmHg
1.5 (25 C)
Density
0.9258 g/cm3 (16 C)
Solubility in water
Soluble
Viscosity
18.1 cp (20 C)
Refractive index
1.4499 (16 C)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep away from heat, sparks, and flame. Flammables-area.
Handling
Empty containers retain product residue, (liquid and/or vapor), and can be dangerous. Avoid contact with heat, sparks and flame.
Respirators
A respiratory protection program that meets OSHA's 29 CFR ß1910.134 and ANSI Z88.2 requirements or European Standard EN 149 must be followed whenever workplace conditions warrant a respirator's use.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb spill with inert material, (e.g., dry sand or earth), then place into a chemical waste container. Clean up spills immediately, while using/wearing the proper protective equipment.
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Decomposition
Irritating and toxic fumes and gases.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
47
Fire fighting
Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
The toxicological properties of this material have not been investigated. Use appropriate procedures to prevent opportunities for direct contact with the skin or eyes and to prevent inhalation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Get medical aid immediately.
   Inhalation
Get medical aid immediately. Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
Get medical aid. 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. Get medical aid immediately.

Transport.
UN number
1987
Response guide
Hazard class
3
Packing Group
I; II; III