Agent Name

2,3,4,5,6-Pentafluorophenol

CAS Number

771-61-9

Formula

C6-H-F5-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Pentafluorophenol; Phenol, 2,3,4,5,6-pentafluoro-; Phenol, pentafluoro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Phenols

Description

White crystalline solid with an odor of phenol; mp = 32-36 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Harmful by ingestion and skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Fluorophenol." See "Pentachlorophenol."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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