Agent Name

4,4'-Diiodobiphenyl

CAS Number

3001-15-8

Formula

C12-H8-I2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

4,4'-Diiodo-1,1'-biphenyl; 1,1'-Biphenyl, 4,4'-diiodo-; [ChemIDplus] UN3152

Category

Halogenated Polyaromatics

Description

Crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

"Induces drug metabolism enzymes." [ChemIDplus] An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Biphenyl." See "4-Bromobiphenyl."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Polyhalogenated biphenyls, solid."

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