Agent Name

2-Nitrobenzenesulfenyl chloride

CAS Number

7669-54-7

Formula

C6-H4-Cl-N-O2-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2-Nitrophenylsulfenyl chloride; o-Nitrobenzenesulfenyl chloride; o-Nitrobenzenesulphenyl chloride; o-Nitrophenylsulfenyl chloride; o-Nitrophenylsulphenyl chloride; Benzenesulfenyl chloride, 2-nitro-; Benzenesulfenyl chloride, o-nitro- (8CI); [ChemIDplus] UN3261

Category

Other Aromatics (Nitrogen)

Description

Yellow crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Reacts with water; Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Nitrobenzenesulfonyl chloride."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive solid, acidic, organic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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