Agent Name

Carbon tetraiodide

CAS Number

507-25-5

Formula

C-I4

Major Category

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Synonyms

Carbon iodide; Methane, tetraiodo-; Tetraiodomethane; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Saturated

Description

Red solid with an odor of iodine; Practically insoluble in water (slowly hydrolyzed); [Merck Index] Red crystalline solid; Insoluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; May be absorbed through skin; [MSDSonline]

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