1,3-Diaminopentane; [ChemIDplus] "DYTEK" EP DIAMINE; DAMP; [DuPont MSDS] UN2734
Colorless liquid with a slight odor; [DuPont MSDS]
Causes burns; May cause skin sensitization; Causes skin sensitization in experimental animals at 10% concentration, but not at 1%; Approximate oral lethal-dose (rat) 1,000 mg/kg; Approximate lethal-concentration (rat) = 4,300 mg/m3/4hr; [DuPont MSDS] See "Hexylamine," "Cadaverine," "N-Methylethylenediamine," and "N-Methyl-N-propylamine."
The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Amines, liquid, corrosive, flammable, n.o.s."
Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: