Agent Name

2,5-Dichlorobenzenesulfonyl chloride

CAS Number

5402-73-3

Formula

C6-H3-Cl3-O2-S

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

2,5-Dichlorobenzenesulphonyl chloride; Benzenesulfonyl chloride, 2,5-dichloro-; [ChemIDplus] UN3261

Category

Acid Halides

Description

Off-white powder; mp = 36-37 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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