|Organism||Test Type||Route||Reported Dose (Normalized Dose)||Effect||Source|
|mouse||LC50||inhalation||141gm/m3/15M (141000mg/m3)||BEHAVIORAL: GENERAL ANESTHETIC||Anesthesiology. Vol. 11, Pg. 455, 1950.|
|mouse||LD50||intraperitoneal||1700uL/kg (1.7mL/kg)||?||Zhonghua Yixue Zazhi. Chinese Medical Journal. Vol. 70, Pg. 172, 1990.|
|mouse||LD50||oral||5960uL/kg (5.96mL/kg)||?||Zhonghua Yixue Zazhi. Chinese Medical Journal. Vol. 70, Pg. 172, 1990.|
|rat||LC50||inhalation||23576ppm/4H (23576ppm)||?||National Technical Information Service. Vol. PB87-174603,|
|rat||LD||intraperitoneal||> 148mg/kg (148mg/kg)||?||Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 53, Pg. 572, 1992.|
|rat||LD50||oral||4gm/kg (4000mg/kg)||?||National Technical Information Service. Vol. PB87-174603,|
|rat||LDLo||intravenous||148mg/kg (148mg/kg)||?||Journal of Surgical Research. Vol. 53, Pg. 572, 1992.|
Hazard Codes?of tert-Butyl methyl ether (CAS NO.1634-04-4):?Xn,F,XiT
Risk Statements: 36/37/38-40-11-39-23/24/25
R36/37/38: Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.?
R40: Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect.?
R11: Highly flammable.?
R39: Danger of very serious irreversible effects.?
R23/24/25: Toxic by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed.
Safety Statements: 9-16-24-45-36/37?
S9: Keep container in a well-ventilated place.?
S16: Keep away from sources of ignition.?
S24: Avoid contact with skin.?
S45: In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label whenever possible.)?
S36/37: Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.
RIDADR: UN 2398 3/PG 2
WGK Germany: 3
Hazardous Substances Data: 1634-04-4(Hazardous Substances Data)
Poison by intravenous route. Slightly toxic by ingestion and inhalation. Flammable when exposed to heat or flame. When heated to decomposition it emits acrid smoke and irritating fumes. See also ETHERS.