Agent Name

m-Chlorostyrene

CAS Number

2039-85-2

Formula

C8-H7-Cl

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

3-Chlorostyrene; Benzene, 1-chloro-3-ethenyl-; Styrene, 3-chloro-; Styrene, m-chloro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Styrenes

Description

Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Irritating to skin and eyes; [HSDB] An irritant; Harmful by inhalation and ingestion; [MSDSonline] See "o-Chlorostyrene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.98 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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