Agent Name

Trifluoro(methanol)boron

CAS Number

373-57-9

Formula

C-H4-B-F3-O

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Boron, trifluoro(methanol)-, (T-4)-; [ChemIDplus] Boron trifluoride-methanol; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN2924

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Boron)

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; Targets the eyes, kidney, liver, and heart; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Boron trifluoride.", See "Methyl alcohol."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

19.5 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Flammable liquid, corrosive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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