Agent Name

Methyl 4-bromocrotonate

CAS Number

1117-71-1

Formula

C5-H7-Br-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Crotonic acid, 4-bromo-, methyl ester; Methyl 4-bromo-2-butenoate; Methyl gamma-bromocrotonate; 2-Butenoic acid, 4-bromo-, methyl ester; [ChemIDplus] UN1760

Category

Halogenated Esters

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Intravenous LD50 (mouse) = 56 mg/kg; [RTECS] Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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