Agent Name

Boron trichloride methyl sulfide complex

CAS Number

5523-19-3

Formula

C2-H6-B-Cl3-S

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Trichloroborane-methyl sulfide; Dimethyl sulfide-trichloroborane; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Boron)

Description

Solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Boron" and "Boron trichloride." See "Dimethyl sulfide."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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