Agent Name

1,1-Dichloro-1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethane

CAS Number

374-07-2

Formula

C2-Cl2-F4

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoro-2,2-dichloroethane; 1,1-Dichlorotetrafluoroethane; Dichlorotetrafluroethane; Ethane, 1,1-dichloro-1,2,2,2-tetrafluoro-; Ethane, 1,1-dichlorotetrafluoro-; Frigen 114A; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Chlorofluorocarbons

Description

Colorless gas; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Can be used as a refrigerant, solvent, and aerosol propellant; No report of commercial use in the US; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause irritation; Inhalation of high concentrations can cause CNS depression; [MSDSonline] See "CHLOROFLUOROCARBONS."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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