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Substance Name: Cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine
RN: 2691-41-0
UNII: LLW94W5BSJ
InChIKey: UZGLIIJVICEWHF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • An explosive compound, contaminant in waste water.

Classification Codes

  • Explosive Agents
  • Skin / Eye Irritant

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H8-N8-O8

Molecular Weight

  • 296.1552
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine
  • Octogen

Synonyms

  • 1,3,5,7-Tetranitro-1,3,5,7-tetraazacyclooctane
  • 1,3,5,7-Tetrazocine, octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-
  • 4-26-00-01645 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • beta-Hmy
  • BRN 0361386
  • Cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine
  • EC 220-260-0
  • EINECS 220-260-0
  • HMX
  • HSDB 5893
  • HW 4
  • LX 14-0
  • Octogen
  • Oktogen
  • Tetramethylenetetranitramine
  • UNII-LLW94W5BSJ

Systematic Names

  • 1,3,5,7-Tetrazocine, octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-
  • Octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-1,3,5,7-tetrazocine

Superlist Names

  • 1,3,5,7-Tetrazocine, octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-
  • Cyclotetramethylene tetranitramine (dry or unphlegmatized)(HMX)
  • Cyclotetramethylene tetranitramine (dry or unphlegmatized)(HMX) [Forbidden]
  • Cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine, desensitized or octogen, desensitized or HMX, desensitized
  • Cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine, desensitized or octogen, desensitized or HMX, desensitized [UN0484] [Explosive 1.1D]
  • Cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine, wetted or HMX, wetted or octogen, wetted with not < 15% water, by mass
  • Cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine, wetted or HMX, wetted or octogen, wetted with not <15% water, by mass
  • Cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine, wetted or HMX, wetted or octogen, wetted with not <15% water, by mass [UN0226] [Explosive 1.1D]
  • Octolite or octol, dry or wetted with < 15% water, by mass
  • UN0226
  • UN0484

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 2691-41-0

FDA UNII

  • LLW94W5BSJ

Other Registry Numbers

  • 121631-13-8
  • 141615-54-5
  • 5222-46-8
  • 66038-26-4
  • 66745-90-2
  • 97956-01-9

System Generated Number

  • 0002691410

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H8N8O8/c13-9(14)5-1-6(10(15)16)3-8(12(19)20)4-7(2-5)11(17)18/h1-4H2

InChIKey

UZGLIIJVICEWHF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

N1(CN(CN([N+](=O)[O-])CN(C1)[N+](=O)[O-])[N+](=O)[O-])[N+](=O)[O-]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
dog LDLo intravenous 40mg/kg (40mg/kg) CARDIAC: PULSE RATE

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES
U.S. Army, Edgewood Arsenal Technical Report. Vol. EB-TR-73040,
guinea pig LD50 intravenous 28mg/kg (28mg/kg)   U.S. Army, Edgewood Arsenal Technical Report. Vol. EB-TR-73040,
guinea pig LD50 oral 300mg/kg (300mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 40(11), Pg. 17, 1975.
mouse LD50 oral 1500mg/kg (1500mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 40(11), Pg. 17, 1975.
mouse LD50 unreported 2700mg/kg (2700mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. AD-A159-418,
rabbit LD50 intravenous 10mg/kg (10mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. AD-A173-743,
rabbit LD50 oral 50mg/kg (50mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD National Technical Information Service. Vol. AD-A171-598,
rabbit LD50 skin 630mg/kg (630mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD National Technical Information Service. Vol. AD-A171-598,
rat LD50 intravenous 25mg/kg (25mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. AD-A171-598,
rat LD50 oral 6490mg/kg (6490mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. AD-A173-743,
rat LD50 skin > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. AD-A173743,
rat LD50 unreported 7300mg/kg (7300mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. AD-A159-418,

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
log P (octanol-water) 0.820 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 140 mg/L 83 EXP
Vapor Pressure 2.41E-08 mm Hg 25 EST
Henry's Law Constant 8.67E-10 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 3.28E-10 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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