Agent Name

1,2-Dibromo-1,1-difluoroethane

CAS Number

75-82-1

Formula

C2-H2-Br2-F2

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1,1-Difluoro-1,2-dibromoethane; Difluorodibromoethane; Genetron 132b-B2; Ethane, 1,2-dibromo-1,1-difluoro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Chlorofluorocarbons

Description

Colorless liquid; Not miscible or difficult to mix in water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 20,000 ppm/2h

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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