Agent Name

Dichlorotrifluoroethane

CAS Number

34077-87-7

Formula

C2-H-Cl2-F3

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Ethane, dichlorotrifluoro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Chlorofluorocarbons

Description

Colorless gas; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

HCFCs: Used as refrigerants, blowing agents, cleaning agents, and fire extinguishing agents (CFC alternatives); [HSDB]

Comments

See "CHLOROFLUOROCARBONS."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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