Agent Name

o-Dichlorobenzene-d4

CAS Number

2199-69-1

Formula

C6-Cl2-D4

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1,2-Dichlorobenzene-d4; Benzene-1,2,3,4-d4, 5,6-dichloro-; o-Dichloro(2H4)benzene; [ChemIDplus] Benzene-d4, 1,2-dichloro-; Chloroben-d4; Cloroben-d4; DCB-d4; Benzene-d4, o-dichloro-; o-Dichlorobenzol-d4; o-Dichlorbenzene-d4; Dichlorobenzene, ortho, liquid-d4; Dilantin-d4; DB-d4; Dizene-d4; Dowtherm E-d4; ODB-d4; ODCB-d4; Orthodichlorobenzene-d4; Orthodichlorobenzol-d4; Special termite fluid-d4; Termikil-d4; Dichloricide-d4; [NTP] Tetradeutero-1,2-dichlorobenzene; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN1591

Category

Chlorinated Aromatics

Description

Colorless liquid with a pleasant odor; [NTP] Colorless hygroscopic liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a solvent, to make dyes and 3,4-dichloroaniline, as a fumigant and insecticide, for degreasing hides and wool, in metal polishes, for industrial odor control, and heat transfer; [NTP]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Toxic by ingestion; Targets the liver, kidney, and CNS; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]See "o-Dichlorobenzene."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "o-Dichlorobenzene."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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