Agent Name

p-Chlorophenyl phenyl ether

CAS Number

7005-72-3

Formula

C12-H9-Cl-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Chloro-4-phenoxybenzene; 4-Chlorodiphenyl ether; 4-Chlorophenyl phenyl ether; 4-Monochlorodiphenyl oxide; Benzene, 1-chloro-4-phenoxy-; Chlorodiphenyl ether; Ether, p-chlorophenyl phenyl; Monochlorodiphenyl oxide; p-Chlorodiphenyl oxide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Polyaromatics

Description

Liquid; [CAMEO] Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as dielectric fluid; [HSDB]

Comments

May form unstable pyrophoric peroxides on exposure to air; [CAMEO] See "Hexachlorodiphenyloxide."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.0027 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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