Agent Name

1,1-Dichloropropene

CAS Number

563-58-6

Formula

C3-H4-Cl2

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

1,1-Dichloro-1-propene; 1,1-Dichloropropylene; 1-Propene, 1,1-dichloro-; Propene, 1,1-dichloro-; [ChemIDplus] UN2047

Category

Chlorinated Aliphatics

Description

Clear faintly yellow liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

1,3-Dichloropropene is used as a pesticide; 2,3-Dichloropropene is used to make other chemicals; No uses were found for the other isomers (1,1-, 1,2-, and 3,3-); [Reference #1]

Comments

An irritant and lachrymator; Harmful by inhalation, skin absorption, or ingestion; [MSDSonline] See "1,3-Dichloropropene."

Reference Link

ATSDR - ToxFAQs: Dichloropropenes

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

90.8 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Dichloropropenes."

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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