Agent Name

Tetrabutylphosphonium hydroxide

CAS Number

14518-69-5

Formula

C16-H36-P.H-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Phosphonium, tetrabutyl-, hydroxide (1:1); [ChemIDplus] UN3267

Category

Phosphorus Compounds

Description

40% Aqueous solution: Clear liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

40% Aqueous solution: Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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