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1-METHYLCYCLOHEXANOL
ICSC: 0293
Peer-Review Status: 10.09.1997 Validated
 
CAS #: 590-67-0 EINECS #: 209-688-9
    Formula: C7H14O
Molecular mass: 114.2

TYPES OF
HAZARD /
EXPOSURE
ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS      PREVENTION      FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Combustible.  NO open flames.  Use powder, AFFF, foam, carbon dioxide. 
EXPLOSION Above 67°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.  Above 67°C use a closed system and 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 refer for medical attention. 
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.   
EC Classification
 
UN Classification
 
GHS Classification
 

EMERGENCY RESPONSE SAFE STORAGE
   

IMPORTANT DATA
Physical State; Appearance
WHITE SOLID OR CLEAR COLOURLESS LIQUID. 

Physical dangers
 

Chemical dangers
 

Occupational exposure limits
TLV (NOT-ESTABLISHED):. 

Routes of exposure
 

Inhalation risk
 

Effects of short-term exposure
 

Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
 


PHYSICAL PROPERTIES ENVIRONMENTAL DATA
Boiling point: 155°C
Melting point: 25°C
Relative density (water = 1): 0.92
Flash point: 67°C 
 

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. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
 

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       Toxicological Abbreviations