Agent Name

2-Bromopyridine

CAS Number

109-04-6

Formula

C5-H4-Br-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2-Pyridyl bromide; beta-Bromopyridine; o-Bromopyridine; Pyridine, 2-bromo-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pyridines

Description

Colorless oily liquid; [ToxPlanet: EPA - PPRTV] Pale yellow or colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make pharmaceuticals, agricultural chemicals, pyrithione-based biocides, and other organic chemicals; [ExPub: EPA - PPRTV]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Toxic by ingestion; Highly toxic by skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) < 200,000 mg/m3/1hr

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