Agent Name

3-Fluorobenzyl chloride

CAS Number

456-42-8

Formula

C7-H6-Cl-F

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-(Chloromethyl)-3-fluorobenzene; alpha-Chloro-3-fluorotoluene; alpha-Chloro-m-fluorotoluene; m-Fluorobenzyl chloride; Benzene, 1-(chloromethyl)-3-fluoro-; Toluene, alpha-chloro-m-fluoro- (8CI); [ChemIDplus] UN2920

Category

Halogenated Monoaromatics

Description

Colorless liquid with a pungent odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns and lachrymation; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.99 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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