Agent Name

2-Bromo-1,1-difluoroethylene

CAS Number

359-08-0

Formula

C2-H-Br-F2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Bromo-1,1-difluoroethene; Ethene, 2-bromo-1,1-difluoro-; [ChemIDplus] FC-1122B1; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] UN3161

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Liquefied gas; Boiling point = 6 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Highly flammable; Possibly harmful by inhalation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Trichloroethylene." See "Tetrafluoroethylene."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Liquefied gas, flammable, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Simple Asphyxiant

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