Agent Name

Diethyl chlorophosphate

CAS Number

814-49-3

Formula

C4-H10-Cl-O3-P

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Chlorophosphoric acid, diethyl ester; Diethoxyphosphorus oxychloride; Diethoxyphosphoryl chloride; Diethyl chlorophosphonate; Diethyl phosphorochloridate; Diethyl phosphorochloride; Diethylchlorfosfat [Czech]; Diethylphosphoric acid chloride; Ethyl phosphorochloridate (Cl(EtO)2PO); Ethyl phosphorochloridate (EtO)2ClPO; O,O-Diethyl chloridophosphate; O,O-Diethyl chlorophosphate; O,O-Diethyl chlorophosphonate; O,O-Diethyl phosphorochloridate; O,O-Diethylphosphoryl chloride; Phosphine oxide, chlorodiethoxy-; Phosphorochloridic acid diethyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Organophosphates, Other

Description

Water-white liquid; [Hawley] Clear slightly brown liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as intermediate in organic synthesis; [Hawley]

Comments

A cholinesterase inhibitor; [Hawley] A cholinesterase inhibitor and skin irritant; Highly toxic by ingestion and skin absorption; [CAMEO] A mild skin irritant; Somnolence and convulsions observed in lethal-dose feeding studies of mice; [RTECS]

Exposure Assessment
TIH

Yes

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Organophosphate

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