Agent Name

2-Iodobenzoic acid

CAS Number

88-67-5

Formula

C7-H5-I-O2

Major Category

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Synonyms

Kyselina o-jodbenzoova [Czech]; o-Iodobenzoic acid; 2-(Iodo-(125)I)-benzoic acid; Benzoic acid, 2-iodo-; Benzoic acid, o-iodo-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Benzoic Acid Derivatives

Description

White solid; [Merck Index] Light brown powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion; Targets the thyroid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Benzoic acid."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.000198 mm Hg

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