Agent Name

Hexafluoroacetone trihydrate

CAS Number

34202-69-2

Formula

C3-F6-O.3H2-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Acetone, hexafluoro-, trihydrate; GC 7787; HFA; 2-Propanone, hexafluoro-, trihydrate; [ChemIDplus] UN2552

Category

Halogenated Ketones

Description

Colorless liquid or melt; mp = 18-21 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes somnolence and irritation in dermal lethal-dose studies of rabbits; Causes somnolence in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] An irritant that may cause serious eye injury; Toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; Possible reproductive and fetal toxicant, based on animal studies; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Hexafluoroacetone."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Hexafluoroacetone hydrate, liquid."

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