Agent Name

1,1,2,2-Tetrachloro-1-fluoroethane

CAS Number

354-14-3

Formula

C2-H-Cl4-F

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1-Fluoro-1,1,2,2-tetrachloroethane; F 121; Freon 121; Ethane, 1,1,2,2-tetrachloro-1-fluoro-; Fluorotetrachloroethane; HCFC-121; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Chlorofluorocarbons

Description

Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a refrigerant, solvent, and foam blowing agent; [HSDB]

Comments

See $CHLOROFLUOROCARBONS.$

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

18.7 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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