Dimethylamine is used as a precursor in the preparation of nitrosodimethylamine.
Miscible with water and most organic solvents.
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with oxidizing agents and oxygen,Sodium aluminum hydride, sodium tetrahydroaluminate, lithium tetrahydroaluminate, borane, metal halides, strong acids, caustic alkalis and bromine.
|2M in THF|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Suspected of causing cancer.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
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.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, CORROSIVE, N.O.S.
TSCA : TSCA