Agent Name

Pentachlorocyclopropane

CAS Number

6262-51-7

Formula

C3-H-Cl5

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Cyclopropane, pentachloro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Cyclic Hydrocarbons

Description

Colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes tremor and necrotic gastrointestinal changes in dermal lethal-dose studies of rats; Causes visual field changes, somnolence, and convulsions in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Cyclopropane." See "Octafluorocyclobutane."

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