Agent Name

Vinylacetic acid

Alternative Name

3-Butenoic acid

CAS Number

625-38-7

Formula

C4-H6-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

3-Butenoic acid; Acetic acid, ethenyl-; beta-Butenoic acid; But-3-enoic acid; [ChemIDplus] UN3265

Category

Organic Acids

Description

Clear light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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