Agent Name

Diethyl bromomalonate

CAS Number

685-87-0

Formula

C7-H11-Br-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

alpha-Bromomalonic ester; Bromomalonic acid diethyl ester; Diethyl 2-bromomalonate; Ethyl bromomalonate; Malonic acid, bromo-, diethyl ester; Propanedioic acid, 2-bromo-, 1,3-diethyl ester; Propanedioic acid, bromo-, diethyl ester; [ChemIDplus] UN3265

Category

Halogenated Esters

Description

Clear light brown liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns and lachrymation; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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