Agent Name

m-Fluorotoluene

CAS Number

352-70-5

Formula

C7-H7-F

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Fluoro-3-methylbenzene; 1-Methyl-3-fluorobenzene; 3-Fluorotoluene; Benzene, 1-fluoro-3-methyl-; Toluene, m-fluoro- (8CI); [ChemIDplus] m-Tolyl fluoride; [CAMEO] UN2388

Category

Halogenated Monoaromatics

Description

Colorless liquid; [Merck Index] Aromatic odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; May cause smarting and reddening of skin if spilled and allowed to remain on clothes; Can be absorbed through skin; Harmful by ingestion; [CHRIS] A mild skin and eye irritant; Causes respiratory tract irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "m-Chlorotoluene" and "4-Chlorotoluene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

21.8 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Fluorotoluenes."

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