2,2-Dimethylpropane

CAS RN: 463-82-1

Identification

Substance: 2,2-Dimethylpropane

CAS RN: 463-82-1

Shipping Name/Number:
    UN 2044; 2,2-Dimethylpropane

State:
    liquid
    gas
Color:
    colorless
Odor:
    petroleum-like odor
    other odor
Specific Gravity:
    floats in water (< 1)
Vapor Density:
    settles in air (> 1)

Temperature:
    high body temp
Neurological:
    agitation
    lowered mental state
    unresponsive
Eyes:
    dilated pupils
    light sensitivity
    eye irritation/redness
    eye swelling
    tearing
    impaired vision
    vision loss
Mouth/Throat:
    coughing/choking
Cardiovascular:
    arrhythmia
    bradycardia
    tachycardia
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Respiratory:
    irregular breathing
    slow breathing
    rapid breathing
    shortness of breath
    wheezing
    respiratory arrest
    resp burning/irritation
    pulmonary edema
    chest discomfort
    congestion
    coughing/choking
    coughing blood
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Gastro/Urinary:
    abdom. discomfort
    nausea
    vomiting
    diarrhea
    urination, bloody
Skin:
    itching
    skin burns/burning
    skin swelling
    rash
    skin redness
    cyanosis/blue
    frostbite

NFPA704-Health:
    2 - Moderate
NFPA704-Flammability:
    4 - Extreme
NFPA704-Instability:
    0 - Minimal
NFPA704-Special Hazards:
    Not Applicable

Miscellaneous Categories:
    Not Applicable
DOT Hazard Classifications:
    Class 2 - Gases
    Division 2.1 - Flammable gases
WMDs:
    Not Applicable

Placard:
    Dangerous - Mixed load/unidentified cargo
    Division 2.1 - Gases, flammable
Rail Car:
    Box car
Road Trailer:
    Mixed Cargo
    Intermodal Freight Container
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