Agent Name

1,1,1,2,2,3,4,5,5,5-Decafluoropentane

CAS Number

138495-42-8

Formula

C5-H2-F10

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2,3-Dihydroperfluoropentane; 43-10mee; HFC-4310mee; R 4310; Vertrel XF; Pentane, 1,1,1,2,2,3,4,5,5,5-decafluoro-; [ChemIDplus] 2H, 3H-Perfluoropentane; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Saturated

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes tremors and convulsions in inhalation lethal-concentration studies of rats; Causes weight loss in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; Causes changes in motor activity in 13-week intermittent inhalation studies of rats [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Perfluoro compounds, C5-18."

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 4,000 ppm/2hr

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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