Agent Name

Tetrabromoethylene

CAS Number

79-28-7

Formula

C2-Br4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Tetrabromoethene; Ethene, 1,1,2,2-tetrabromo-; Ethylene, tetrabromo- (8CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Unsaturated

Description

Colorless solid; [Hawley] Solid; Soluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used in organic synthesis; [Hawley]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline]

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