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Item number686907
Molecular weight89,14 g/mol
Quantity 1X1000MG
storage conditions4 °C
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Safety Data Sheetaccording to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 (REACH)
Classifications according to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008.
Printdate 23.06.2024
Product name:2-Amino-2-methyl-1-propanol
Catalog No.:686907
Relevant identified uses of the substance or mixtureIdentified: Laboratory chemical
uses: R&D
Uses advised against:HPC Standards GmbH
Am Wieseneck 7

04451 Cunnersdorf

Tel. +49 34291 3372-36
Fax. +49 34291 3372-39
Emergency telephone numberHPC Standards Tel. +49 34291 3372-36
This number is only available during office hours.
HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION2.1 Classification of the substance or mixture
Classification according to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008
Skin irritation (Category 2), H315
Eye irritation (Category 2), H319
Long-term (chronic) aquatic hazard (Category 3), H412
Label elements
PictogramGHS05 acid
2.2 Label elements
Labelling according Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008
Pictogram Signal word Warning Hazard statement(s)
H315 Causes skin irritation.
H319 Causes serious eye irritation.
H412 Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.
Precautionary statement(s)
P264 Wash skin thoroughly after handling.
P273 Avoid release to the environment.
P280 Wear protective gloves/ eye protection/ face protection.
P332 + P313 If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/ attention.
P337 + P313 If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/ attention.
P501 Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal
Supplemental Hazard
2.3 Other hazards
This substance/mixture contains no components considered to be either persistent,
bioaccumulative and toxic (PBT), or very persistent and very bioaccumulative (vPvB) at
levels of 0.1% or higher.
Synonyms : β-Aminoisobutyl alcohol
AMP 95
Formula : C4H11NO
Molecular weight : 89.14 g/mol
Component Classification Concentration
Skin Irrit. 2; Eye Irrit. 2;
Aquatic Chronic 3; H315,
H319, H412
<= 100 %
Molecular Weight (g/mol)89.14
FIRST AID MEASURES4.1 Description of first aid measures
General advice
Consult a physician. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance.
If inhaled
If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration.
Consult a physician.
In case of skin contact
Wash off with soap and plenty of water. Consult a physician.
In case of eye contact
Rinse thoroughly with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and consult a physician. If swallowed
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water. Consult
a physician.
4.2 Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
The most important known symptoms and effects are described in the labelling (see section
2.2) and/or in section 11
4.3 Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed
No data available
FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES5.1 Extinguishing media
Suitable extinguishing media
Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.
5.2 Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture
Carbon oxides, Nitrogen oxides (NOx)
5.3 Advice for firefighters
Wear self-contained breathing apparatus for firefighting if necessary.
5.4 Further information
No data available
ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES6.1 Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Use personal protective equipment. Avoid dust formation. Avoid breathing vapours, mist
or gas. Ensure adequate ventilation. Evacuate personnel to safe areas. Avoid breathing
For personal protection see section 8.
6.2 Environmental precautions
Prevent further leakage or spillage if safe to do so. Do not let product enter drains.
Discharge into the environment must be avoided.
6.3 Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up
Pick up and arrange disposal without creating dust. Sweep up and shovel. Keep in
suitable, closed containers for disposal.
6.4 Reference to other sections
For disposal see section 13.
HANDLING AND STORAGE7.1 Precautions for safe handling
Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid formation of dust and aerosols.
Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed.
For precautions see section 2.2.
7.2 Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.
7.3 Specific end use(s)
Apart from the uses mentioned in section 1.2 no other specific uses are stipulated
PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES9.1 Information on basic physical and chemical properties
a) Appearance Form: Semi-solid melting to a liquid
b) Odour No data available
c) Odour Threshold No data available
d) pH 11.0 - 12.0 at 8.9 g/l at 25 °C
e) Melting
point/freezing point
Melting point/range: 24 - 28 °C - lit.
f) Initial boiling point
and boiling range
165 °C - lit.
g) Flash point 68 °C - closed cup
h) Evaporation rate No data available
i) Flammability (solid,
No data available
j) Upper/lower
flammability or
explosive limits
No data available
k) Vapour pressure < 1 hPa at 25 °C
l) Vapour density 3.08 - (Air = 1.0)
m) Relative density 0.934 g/cm3 at 25 °C
n) Water solubility 8.9 g/l at 20 °C - completely soluble
o) Partition coefficient:
log Pow: -0.63
p) Auto-ignition
No data available
q) Decomposition
No data available r) Viscosity No data available
s) Explosive properties No data available
t) Oxidizing properties No data available
9.2 Other safety information
Relative vapour
3.08 - (Air = 1.0)
No data available
10.2 Chemical stability
Stable under recommended storage conditions.
10.3 Possibility of hazardous reactions
No data available
10.4 Conditions to avoid
No data available
10.5 Incompatible materials
Oxidizing agents, Strong acids, Copper, Brass, Aluminum
10.6 Hazardous decomposition products
Hazardous decomposition products formed under fire conditions. - Carbon oxides, Nitrogen
oxides (NOx)
Other decomposition products - No data available
In the event of fire: see section 5
TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION11.1 Information on toxicological effects
Acute toxicity
LD50 Oral - Rat - male - 2,900 mg/kg (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
(OECD Test Guideline 401)
LD50 Dermal - Rabbit - male and female - > 2,000 mg/kg (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
(OECD Test Guideline 402)
Skin corrosion/irritation
Skin - Rabbit (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Result: Severe irritations
Remarks: (External MSDS)
Serious eye damage/eye irritation
Eyes - Rabbit (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Result: Severe irritations
Remarks: (External MSDS)
Possible damages: Risk of blindness! (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Respiratory or skin sensitisation
Buehler Test - Guinea pig (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Result: negative
(OECD Test Guideline 406)
Germ cell mutagenicity
No data available
Ames test (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Escherichia coli/Salmonella typhimurium
Result: negative
In vitro mammalian cell gene mutation test (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Mouse lymphoma test
Result: negative
OECD Test Guideline 474 (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Mouse - male and female - Bone marrow Result: negative
IARC: No component of this product present at levels greater than or equal to 0.1% is
identified as probable, possible or confirmed human carcinogen by IARC.
Reproductive toxicity
No data available
Specific target organ toxicity - single exposure
No data available
Specific target organ toxicity - repeated exposure
No data available
Aspiration hazard
No data available (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Additional Information
RTECS: Not available
To the best of our knowledge, the chemical, physical, and toxicological properties have not
been thoroughly investigated. (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Toxicity to fish static test LC50 - Lepomis macrochirus (Bluegill sunfish) - 190 mg/l
- 96 h (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Toxicity to daphnia
and other aquatic
static test LC50 - Daphnia magna (Water flea) - 193 mg/l - 48 h (2-
Toxicity to algae static test EC50 - Desmodesmus subspicatus (green algae) - 402
mg/l - 72 h (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
(OECD Test Guideline 201)
Toxicity to bacteria static test EC50 - activated sludge - 342.9 mg/l - 3 h (2-Amino-2-
(OECD Test Guideline 209)
12.2 Persistence and degradability
Biodegradability aerobic - Exposure time 28 d (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
Result: 89.3 % - Readily biodegradable.
(OECD Test Guideline 301F)
12.3 Bioaccumulative potential
No data available
12.4 Mobility in soil
No data available (2-Amino-2-methylpropanol)
12.5 Results of PBT and vPvB assessment
This substance/mixture contains no components considered to be either persistent,
bioaccumulative and toxic (PBT), or very persistent and very bioaccumulative (vPvB) at
levels of 0.1% or higher. 12.6 Other adverse effects
Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.
No data available
DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS13.1 Waste treatment methods
Dissolve or mix the material with a combustible solvent and burn in a chemical incinerator
equipped with an afterburner and scrubber. Offer surplus and non-recyclable solutions to
a licensed disposal company. Waste material must be disposed of in accordance with the
Directive on waste 2008/98/EC as well as other national and local regulations. Leave
chemicals in original containers. No mixing with other waste. Handle uncleaned containers
like the product itself.
Contaminated packaging
Dispose of as unused product.
14.2 UN proper shipping name
ADR/RID: Not dangerous goods
IMDG: Not dangerous goods
IATA: Not dangerous goods
14.3 Transport hazard class(es)
14.4 Packaging group
14.5 Environmental hazards
ADR/RID: no IMDG Marine pollutant: no IATA: no
14.6 Special precautions for user
No data available
REGULATORY INFORMATION15.1 Safety, health and environmental regulations/legislation specific for the
substance or mixture
This safety datasheet complies with the requirements of Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006.
15.2 Chemical safety assessment
For this product a chemical safety assessment was not carried out
OTHER INFORMATIONThe above information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. The information in this document is based on the present state of our knowledge and is applicable to the product with regard to appropriate safety precautions. It does not represent any
guarantee of the properties of the product. For lab use only!