Agent Name

1-Butanesulfonyl chloride

CAS Number

2386-60-9

Formula

C4-H9-Cl-O2-S

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

1-Butylsulfonyl chloride; Butanesulfonyl chloride; Butylsulfonyl chloride; n-Butanesulphonyl chloride; Butane-1-sulphonyl chloride; [ChemIDplus] UN3129

Category

Acid Halides

Description

Colorless, light yellow, or light orange liquid; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) > 100 mg/kg; [RTECS] Reacts with water evolving toxic gas; Causes burns and lachrymation; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Ethanesulfonylchloride, 2-chloro-."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.5 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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