Agent Name

Cyclobutanecarboxylic acid

CAS Number

3721-95-7

Formula

C5-H8-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Cyclobutylcarboxylic acid; [ChemIDplus] UN3265

Category

Organic Acids

Description

Colorless liquid with a stench; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) = 1,270 mg/kg; [RTECS] Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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