Agent Name

2,2,2-Trifluoroacetamide

CAS Number

354-38-1

Formula

C2-H2-F3-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Trifluoroacetamide; Acetamide, 2,2,2-trifluoro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Nitrogen Compounds

Description

White to light yellow crystalline powder with a slight ether-like odor; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate in fine chemical manufacture and in scientific research and development; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] An irritant; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Chloroacetamide" and "Fluoroacetamide."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.85 mm Hg

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