Agent Name

Nonanoyl chloride

CAS Number

764-85-2

Formula

C9-H17-Cl-O

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

Nonanoic acid chloride; Pelargonoyl chloride; [ChemIDplus] UN3265

Category

Acid Halides

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Reacts with water; Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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