5-Chloro-1-pentanol is used to produce 6-hydroxy-hexanenitrile at temperature of 90 - 100°C. It is also is an important raw material and intermediate used in organic synthesis, pharmaceuticals and agrochemicals.
Slightly soluble in water.
Keep container tightly closed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers.
|102° to 103°C (8mmHg)|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Toxic if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
TSCA : TSCA