Agent Name

2,3-Dichlorobenzoyl chloride

CAS Number

2905-60-4

Formula

C7-H3-Cl3-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Benzoyl chloride, 2,3-dichloro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Monoaromatics

Description

White or light brown solid; mp = 30-32 deg C; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Emergency medical treatment: see Acids; [HSDB] Moisture sensitive, avoid contact with water or moisture; 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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