Agent Name

2-Bromothiophene

CAS Number

1003-09-4

Formula

C4-H3-Br-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Thienyl bromide; Thiophene, 2-bromo-; [ChemIDplus] UN2929

Category

Thiophenes

Description

Clear slightly brown liquid with a stench; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Highly toxic by skin absorption; Harmful by ingestion and inhalation; Oral LD50 (rat) = 200-250 mg/kg; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "3,4-Dibromothiophene."

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 1,040 mg/m3/4hr

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Toxic liquid, flammable, organic, n.o.s."

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.