Agent Name

1,4-Bis(trifluoromethyl)benzene

CAS Number

433-19-2

Formula

C8-H4-F6

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Hexafluoro-p-xylene; p-Bis(trifluoromethyl)benzene; Benzene, 1,4-bis(trifluoromethyl)-; p-Xylene, alpha,alpha,alpha,alpha',alpha',alpha'-hexafluoro-(8CI); [ChemIDplus] alpha,alpha,alpha,alpha',alpha',alpha'-Hexafluoro-p-xylene; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN1993

Category

Halogenated Monoaromatics

Description

Colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "1-Chloro-4-(trifluoromethyl)benzene," "3,4-Dichlorobenzotrifluoride," and "Benzotrifluoride."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

18.5 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

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