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1-METHYLCYCLOHEXANOL ICSC: 0293
Date of Peer Review: October 1997

CAS # 590-67-0 C7H14O
RTECS # Molecular mass: 114.2
UN #
EC Index #
TYPES OF HAZARD / EXPOSURE ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS PREVENTION FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Combustible.
NO open flames.
Powder, AFFF, foam, carbon dioxide.
EXPLOSION Above 67C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.
Above 67C use a closed system, ventilation.

EXPOSURE


Inhalation

Fresh air, rest.
Skin

Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.
Eyes

First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then take to a doctor.
Ingestion


SPILLAGE DISPOSAL PACKAGING & LABELLING
Collect leaking and spilled liquid in sealable containers as far as possible. If solid, sweep spilled substance into containers; if appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting.
EU Classification
UN Classification

EMERGENCY RESPONSE STORAGE


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1-METHYLCYCLOHEXANOL ICSC: 0293
IMPORTANT DATA
PHYSICAL STATE; APPEARANCE:
WHITE SOLID OR CLEAR COLOURLESS LIQUID

OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS:
TLV not established.
MAK: IIb (not established but data is available) (DFG 2004).
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
Boiling point: 155C
Melting point: 25C
Relative density (water = 1): 0.92
Flash point: 67C
ENVIRONMENTAL DATA

NOTES
Insufficient data are available on the effect of this substance on human health, therefore utmost care must be taken. Also consult ICSC #0292, Methylcyclohexanol, mixed isomers. Card has been partly updated in October 2005. See section Occupational Exposure Limits.
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