Agent Name

Pentafluoropropionyl fluoride

CAS Number

422-61-7

Formula

C3-F6-O

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

Perfluoropropionyl fluoride; Propanoyl fluoride, 2,2,3,3,3-pentafluoro-; Propanoyl fluoride, pentafluoro-; [ChemIDplus] PFPF; [ToxPlanet: EPA - TSCATS]

Category

Acid Halides

Description

Liquefied gas; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

LC50 (mouse) greater than 25 ppm/4hr but less than 100 ppm/4hr; [ToxPlanet: EPA - TSCATS] Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Propionyl chloride."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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