Agent Name

2-Methoxyethyl chloroformate

CAS Number

628-12-6

Formula

C4-H7-Cl-O3

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

UN2742

Category

Acid Halides

Description

Liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Toxic by inhalation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "n-Propyl chloroformate."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Chloroformates, toxic, corrosive, flammable, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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