Agent Name

alpha-Bromo-gamma-butyrolactone

CAS Number

5061-21-2

Formula

C4-H5-Br-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Bromo-4-butanolide; 2-Bromobutyrolactone; alpha-Bromobutyric acid, gamma-lactone; 2(3H)-Furanone, 3-bromodihydro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Lactones

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Butyrolactone."

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