Agent Name

2,3-Dibromopropene

CAS Number

513-31-5

Formula

C3-H4-Br2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,2-Dibromo-2-propene; 2,3-Dibromo-1-propene; 2,3-Dibromopropylene; 2-Bromoallyl bromide; alpha-Epidibromohydrin; 1-Propene, 2,3-dibromo-; Propene, 2,3-dibromo- (8CI); [ChemIDplus] alpha-Bromoallyl bromide; [Merck Index]

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Liquid; [Merck Index] Clear light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Intravenous LD50 (mouse) = 100 mg/kg; [RTECS] An irritant that may cause serious eye injury; A lachrymator; Harmful by ingestion and inhalation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "2-Bromo-1-propene," "1-Bromo-1-propene," and "Allyl bromide."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

7.58 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

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