Agent Name

4-Bromoanisole

CAS Number

104-92-7

Formula

C7-H7-Br-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Bromo-4-methoxybenzene; 4-Methoxy-1-bromobenzene; 4-Methoxybromobenzene; 4-Methoxyphenyl bromide; Anisyl bromide; p-Anisyl bromide; p-Bromanisole; p-Bromoanisole; p-Bromophenyl methyl ether; p-Methoxybromobenzene; p-Methoxyphenyl bromide; Anisole, p-bromo-; Benzene, 1-bromo-4-methoxy-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Anisoles

Description

Clear light yellow liquid; mp = 9-10 deg C; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in closed process manufacturing; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

Causes ataxia, coma, and cough in inhalation lethal-concentration studies of mice; Causes tetany in oral lethal-dose studies of mice and rats; [RTECS] A skin irritant; Harmful by ingestion; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Anisole."

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (mouse) = 20 mg/m3

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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