Agent Name

Octafluoroadipic acid

CAS Number

336-08-3

Formula

C6-H2-F8-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Perfluoroadipic acid; Hexanedioic acid, 2,2,3,3,4,4,5,5-octafluoro-; Hexanedioic acid, octafluoro-; [ChemIDplus] UN3261

Category

Organic Acids

Description

Solid; [SynQuest Laboratories MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; [SynQuest Laboratories MSDS] See "Perfluorobutyric acid."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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