Agent Name

2,3-Dibromosuccinic acid

CAS Number

526-78-3

Formula

C4-H4-Br2-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

sym.-Dibromosuccinic acid; Butanedioic acid, 2,3-dibromo-; Succinic acid, 2,3-dibromo- (8CI); [ChemIDplus] 2,3-Dibromobutanedioic acid; alpha, alpha'-Dibromosuccinic acid; [Merck Index]

Category

Organic Acids

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] White crystals.

Comments

Causes burns and lachrymation; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Aldrich MSDS]

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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