Agent Name

2-Chloro-1,1,1,3,3,3-hexafluoropropane

CAS Number

431-87-8

Formula

C3-H-Cl-F6

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1,1,1,3,3,3-Hexafluoro-2-chloropropane; HCFC 226da; HCFC-226da; Monochlorohexafluoropropane; Propane, 2-chloro-1,1,1,3,3,3-hexafluoro-; HCFC-226; [ChemIDplus] UN3163

Category

Chlorofluorocarbons

Description

Compressed gas; [Matrix Scientific MSDS]

Comments

Causes general anesthesia, diarrhea, and nausea or vomiting in inhalation lethal-concentration studies of dogs; [RTECS] A mucous membrane and upper respiratory tract irritant; [Matrix Scientific MSDS] See "1,1,1,2,3,3,3-Heptafluoropropane."

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LCLo (dog) = 400,000 ppm

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Other Poison

Simple Asphyxiant

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