Agent Name

m-Dibromobenzene

Alternative Name

1,3-Dibromobenzene

CAS Number

108-36-1

Formula

C6-H4-Br2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

m-Dibromobenzene; Benzene, 1,3-dibromo-; Benzene, m-dibromo-; 1,3-Dibromobenzene; [ChemIDplus] UN2711

Category

Halogenated Monoaromatics

Description

Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

A skin and eye irritant; [eChemPortal: ERMA] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Bromobenzene." See "m-Dichlorobenzene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.26 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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