Agent Name

2,2,2',4',5'-Pentachloroacetophenone

CAS Number

1203-86-7

Formula

C8-H3-Cl5-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2,4,5-Trichlorophenacylidene chloride; 2,4,5-Trichlorophenacylidene dichloride; Acetophenone, 2,2,2',4',5'-pentachloro-; Ethanone, 2,2-dichloro-1-(2,4,5-trichlorophenyl)-; Pentachloroacetophenone; alpha,alpha,2,4,5-Pentachloroacetophenone; 2,2-Dichloro-1-(2,4,5-trichlorophenyl)ethan-1-one; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aromatic Ketones, Halogenated

Comments

A corrosive substance that can cause injury to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; Inhalation may cause chemical pneumonitis and pulmonary edema; May cause lacrimation; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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