Agent Name

1,2-Dichlorohexafluoro-1-cyclopentene

CAS Number

706-79-6

Formula

C5-Cl2-F6

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,2-Dichloro-3,3,4,4,5,5-hexafluorocyclopentene; 1,2-Dichloroperfluorocyclopentene; Cyclopentene-26; 1,2-Dichlorohexafluorocyclopentene; Cyclopentene, 1,2-dichloro-3,3,4,4,5,5-hexafluoro-; Cyclopentene, 1,2-dichlorohexafluoro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless liquid; Boiling point = 90 deg C; Not miscible or difficult to mix in water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

After ingestion in lethal-dose animal studies, causes convulsions and fatty liver degeneration; [RTECS] An irritant; Harmful if swallowed; Toxic by inhalation; Effects in high-dose animal studies include convulsions, ataxia, liver injury, and kidney injury; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LCLo (rat) = 2,000 ppm/1h

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Nephrotoxin

Yes

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