Agent Name

Iodosobenzene

CAS Number

536-80-1

Formula

C6-H5-I-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Benzene, iodoso-; Benzene, iodosyl-; Iodosylbenzene; [ChemIDplus] PhIO; [Merck Index] UN1479

Category

Halogenated Monoaromatics

Description

Yellowish solid; [Merck Index] Light yellow powder; [TCI America MSDS]

Sources/Uses

An oxidizing agent; [Merck Index]

Comments

Intravenous LD50 (mouse) = 180 mg/kg; [RTECS] An irritant; [TCI America MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.7 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

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