Agent Name

S-Ethyl chlorothioformate

Alternative Name

S-Ethyl chlorothioformate

CAS Number

2941-64-2

Formula

C3-H5-Cl-O-S

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

S-Ethyl chlorothioformate; Carbonochloridothioic acid, S-ethyl ester; Ethyl chlorothioformate; Ethyl chlorothiolformate; Ethyl thiochloroformate; Ethylthiocarbonyl chloride; Ethylthiol chloroformate; Formic acid, chlorothio-, S-ethyl ester; S-Ethyl carbonochloridothioate; S-Ethyl chlorothiocarbonate; S-Ethyl thiochloroformate; Thioethoxycarnonyl chloride; S-(Ethyl)chlorothioformic acid; S-Ethyl chlorothioformate; [ChemIDplus] UN2826

Category

Acid Halides

Description

An amber-colored liquid with a pungent penetrating odor; [CAMEO]

Comments

Very toxic by inhalation; A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; [CAMEO] Harmful if ingested or inhaled; Causes burns; Lachrymator; Danger of toxic pneumonitis after inhalation of high concentrations; Causes liver injury in animal experiments; [MSDSonline] See "CHLOROFORMATES."

Exposure Assessment
TIH

Yes

Vapor Pressure

111 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 210 mg/m3/4h

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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