Agent Name

Pinacolyl methylphosphonic acid

CAS Number

616-52-4

Formula

C7-H17-O3-P

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

PMPA; Phosphonic acid, methyl-, mono(1,2,2-trimethylpropyl) ester; [ChemIDplus] Pinacolyl methylphosphonate; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Organic Acids

Sources/Uses

The major active metabolite of the chemical warfare agent soman; [REPROTOX]

Comments

A severe irritant; High concentrations may cause burns; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Methylphosphonic acid." See "Soman."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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