Agent Name

1-Bromo-2-fluorobenzene

CAS Number

1072-85-1

Formula

C6-H4-Br-F

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Fluoro-2-bromobenzene; 2-Bromfluorbenzen [Czech]; 2-Bromofluorobenzene; 2-Fluorobromobenzene; Benzene, 1-fluoro-2-bromo-; o-Bromofluorobenzene; o-Fluorobromobenzene; Benzene, 1-bromo-2-fluoro-; [ChemIDplus] UN1993

Category

Halogenated Monoaromatics

Description

Colorless liquid; [CAMEO] Aromatic odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A moderate eye and mild skin irritant; [RTECS] An irritant; [CAMEO] A mild skin and severe eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Bromobenzene" and "o-Dichlorobenzene."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Flammable liquid, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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