Agent Name

2,2,3,3,3-Pentafluoro-1-propanol

CAS Number

422-05-9

Formula

C3-H3-F5-O

Major Category

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Synonyms

1,1-Dihydroperfluoropropanol; 2,2,3,3,3-Pentafluoropropanol; 1-Propanol, 2,2,3,3,3-pentafluoro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Alcohols

Description

Liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes general anesthesia, gastrointestinal changes, and lung changes in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; Toxic by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Trifluoroethanol" and "1,3-Dichloro-2-propanol."

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (mouse) = 10,0000 mg/m3

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