Agent Name

Trioctylphosphine

CAS Number

4731-53-7

Formula

C24-H51-P

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

TL 411; Tri-n-octylphosphine; Phosphine, trioctyl-; [ChemIDplus] UN1760

Category

Phosphorus Compounds

Description

Colorless liquid with an odor like garlic; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Tributylphosphine."

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC (mouse) > 1,600 mg/m3/10min

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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