Agent Name

1,2-Dibromo-4-(1,2-dibromoethyl)cyclohexane

CAS Number

3322-93-8

Formula

C8-H12-Br4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1-(1,2-Dibromoethyl)-3,4-dibromocyclohexane; 4-(1,2-Dibromoethyl)-1,2-dibromocyclohexane; Citex BCL 462; Cyclohexane, 1,2-dibromo-4-(1,2-dibromoethyl)-; Saytex BCL 462; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Plasticizers

Description

White solid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a fire-retardant additive (polystyrene, polyurethane, polyvinyl chloride); [HSDB]

Comments

Oral LD50 (rat) = 3220 mg/kg; [RTECS] May cause eye irritation; [CAMEO] May cause irritation; A possible sensitizer; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.000105 mm Hg

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