Agent Name

Dimethylsulphamoyl chloride

CAS Number

13360-57-1

Formula

C2-H6-Cl-N-O2-S

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

Dimethylamidosulfonyl chloride; Dimethylaminosulfonyl chloride; Dimethylsulfamoyl chloride; N,N-Dimethylsulfamoyl chloride; N,N-Dimethylsulfamyl chloride; Sulfamoyl chloride, N,N-dimethyl-; Sulfamoyl chloride, dimethyl-; [ChemIDplus] UN3390

Category

Acid Halides

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Harmful by ingestion and skin absorption; Highly toxic by inhalation; May cause burns; [eChemPortal: ESIS] Danger of cutaneous absorption; MAC-2 (considered to be carcinogenic for man because sufficient data from long-term animal studies or limited evidence from animal studies substantiated by evidence from epidemiological studies indicate that it can make a significant contribution to cancer risk); [MAK] May decompose on exposure to moisture; A corrosive substance that can cause injury to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; Inhalation may cause chemical pneumonitis and pulmonary edema; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
TIH

Yes

Lethal Concentration

LC (mice) > 300 mg/m3/10min

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Toxic by inhalation liquid, corrosive, n.o.s. (Inhalation Hazard Zone B)."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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