Agent Name

Deuterium chloride

CAS Number

7698-05-7

Formula

Cl-D

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

(2H)Hydrogen chloride; [ChemIDplus] Deutero-hydrochloric acid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Acids, Inorganic

Description

Compressed gas; Hygroscopic; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Highly toxic by inhalation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Hydrogen chloride." See "Deuterium."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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