Agent Name

2-Bromobenzyl bromide

CAS Number

3433-80-5

Formula

C7-H6-Br2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

o-Bromobenzyl bromide; alpha-2-Dibromotoluene; Benzene, 1-bromo-2-(bromomethyl)-; [ChemIDplus] UN1759

Category

Halogenated Monoaromatics

Description

White to light yellow solid; mp = 29-32 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns and lachrymation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

Links to Other NLM Databases
Toxicity Information

Search TOXNET

Chemical Information

Search ChemIDplus

Related Information in HazMap
Other Information

No other related information on this agent was found.