Agent Name

2-Chloroacetal

CAS Number

621-62-5

Formula

C6-H13-Cl-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,1-Diethoxy-2-chloroethane; 2-Chloro-1,1-diethoxyethane; 2-Chloroacetaldehyde diethyl acetal; Chloroacetaldehyde diethyl acetal; Diethoxyethyl chloride; Monochloroacetaldehyde diethyl acetal; Acetaldehyde, chloro-, diethyl acetal (8CI); Ethane, 2-chloro-1,1-diethoxy-; [ChemIDplus] UN1993

Category

Acetals

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; Toxic by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Bis(2-chloro-1-methylethyl) ether" and "Chloromethyl ethyl ether." See "Acetal."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

5 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

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