Agent Name

4-Chlorobenzonitrile

CAS Number

623-03-0

Formula

C7-H4-Cl-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Nitril kyseliny p-chlorbenzoove [Czech]; p-Chlorobenzonitrile; p-Cyanochlorobenzene; Benzonitrile, 4-chloro-; Benzonitrile, p-chloro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitriles

Description

White crystalline powder; Slightly soluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used to make a red pigment for plastics; [Ullmann]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "NITRILES."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.11 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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