Agent Name

3-Bromobenzonitrile

CAS Number

6952-59-6

Formula

C7-H4-Br-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Bromo-3-cyanobenzene; m-Bromobenzonitrile; Benzonitrile, 3-bromo- (9CI); Benzonitrile, m-bromo-; [ChemIDplus] UN3439

Category

Nitriles

Description

Off-white crystalline solid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) = 400 mg/kg; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion and skin absorption; Toxic by inhalation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "NITRILES."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.02 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

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