Agent Name

Diisopropyl phosphite

CAS Number

1809-20-7

Formula

C6-H15-O3-P

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

O,O-Diisopropyl phosphite; Diisopropyl hydrogen phosphite; Diisopropyl hydrogen phosphonate; Diisopropyl phosphonate; Diisopropylphosphonate; Isopropyl phosphonate; O,O-Diisopropyl phosphonate; Phosphonic acid, bis(1-methylethyl) ester; Phosphonic acid, diisopropyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Phosphite Compounds

Description

Liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes convulsions and lung changes in inhalation lethal-concentration studies of rats, mice, and guinea pigs; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by inhalation; Toxic by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Dimethyl hydrogen phosphite."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.54 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 9,600 mg/m3

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