Agent Name

alpha-Bromo-o-chlorotoluene

CAS Number

611-17-6

Formula

C7-H6-Br-Cl

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Chlorobenzyl bromide; Benzene, 1-(bromomethyl)-2-chloro-; Benzyl bromide, 2-chloro-; Toluene, alpha-bromo-o-chloro-; o-Chlorobenzyl bromide; 1-(Bromomethyl)-2-chlorobenzene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Monoaromatics

Description

Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Not commercially produced in the US; [HSDB]

Comments

No evidence of mutagenicity; A strong irritant; [HSDB] A corrosive substance that can cause injury to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; Inhalation may cause chemical pneumonitis; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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