Agent Name

alpha-Butylene dibromide

Alternative Name

1,2-Dibromobutane

CAS Number

533-98-2

Formula

C4-H8-Br2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,2-Dibromobutane; Butane, 1,2-dibromo-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Saturated

Description

Yellowish liquid; [Merck Index] Colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "2-Bromobutane" and 1-Bromopropane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.1 mm Hg

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