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m-Toluidine

Synonyms & Trade Names
3-Amino-1-methylbenzene, 1-Aminophenylmethane, m-Aminotoluene, 3-Methylaniline, 3-Methylbenzenamine, 3-Toluidine, m-Tolylamine
CAS No.
108-44-1
RTECS No.
XU2800000
DOT ID & Guide
1708 153
Formula
CH3C6H4NH2
Conversion
IDLH
N.D.
See: IDLH INDEX
Exposure Limits
NIOSH REL
: See Appendix D
OSHA PEL
: none
Measurement Methods

NIOSH 2002;
OSHA 73
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
Colorless to light-yellow liquid with an aromatic, amine-like odor. [Note: Used as a basis for many dyes.]
MW:
107.2
BP:
397°F
FRZ:
-23°F
Sol:
2%
VP(106°F): 1 mmHg
IP:
7.50 eV
Sp.Gr:
0.999
Fl.P:
187°F
UEL:
?
LEL:
?
Class IIIA Combustible Liquid: Fl.P. at or above 140°F and below 200°F.
Incompatibilities & Reactivities
Oxidizers, acids
Exposure Routes
inhalation, skin absorption, ingestion, skin and/or eye contact
Symptoms
irritation eyes, skin; dermatitis; hematuria (blood in the urine), methemoglobinemia; cyanosis, nausea, vomiting, low blood pressure, convulsions; anemia, lassitude (weakness, exhaustion)
Target Organs
Eyes, skin, blood, cardiovascular system
Personal Protection/Sanitation
(See protection codes)
Skin: Prevent skin contact
Eyes: Prevent eye contact
Wash skin: When contaminated
Remove: When wet or contaminated
Change: No recommendation
First Aid
(See procedures)
Eye: Irrigate immediately
Skin: Soap wash immediately
Breathing: Respiratory support
Swallow: Medical attention immediately
Respirator Recommendations

Not available.

Important additional information about respirator selection

See also: INTRODUCTION   See ICSC CARD: 0342
 
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