Agent Name

3,5-Dichloro-2,4,6-trifluoropyidine

CAS Number

1737-93-5

Formula

C5-Cl2-F3-N

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

Pyridine, 3,5-dichloro-2,4,6-trifluoro-; [ChemIDplus] UN9264

Category

Other Toxic Gases & Vapors

Description

Colorless liquid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical intermediate; [CAMEO]

Comments

An irritant to the skin, eyes, and upper respiratory tract; Very toxic if ingested, inhaled, or absorbed through the skin; May produce corrosive gases if heated; Containers may explode if heated; [CAMEO]

Exposure Assessment
TIH

Yes

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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