Agent Name

2-(Bromomethyl)propenoic acid

CAS Number

72707-66-5

Formula

C4-H5-Br-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Propenoic acid, 2-(bromomethyl)-; [ChemIDplus] 2-(Bromomethyl)acrylic acid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN3261

Category

Organic Acids

Description

Beige crystalline solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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