Agent Name

4-Chlorophenylsulfonyl chloride

CAS Number

98-60-2

Formula

C6-H4-Cl2-O2-S

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

4-Chlorobenzenesulfonyl chloride; Benzenesulfonic acid, 4-chloro-, chloride; Benzenesulfonyl chloride, 4-chloro-; Benzenesulfonyl chloride, p-chloro-; Chlorid kyseliny p-chlorbensulfonove [Czech]; p-Chlorbenzensulfochlorid [Czech]; p-Chlorobenzenesulfonyl chloride; p-Chlorophenylsulfonyl chloride; [ChemIDplus] UN3096

Category

Acid Halides

Description

White solid; [CHEMINFO]

Comments

Decomposes in water; A severe eye and moderate skin irritant based on animal studies; [CHEMINFO] Reacts violently with water; A corrosive substance that can cause injury to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; Inhalation may cause edema and chemical pneumonitis; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00117 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive solid, water reactive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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