Agent Name

Isopropyl iodide

Alternative Name

2-Iodopropane

CAS Number

75-30-9

Formula

C3-H7-I

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Jodpropan [Czech]; 2-Propyl iodide; sec-Propyl iodide; Propane, 2-iodo-; 2-Iodopropane; [ChemIDplus] UN2392

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Saturated

Description

Colorless liquid; Discolored by air and light; [Hawley] Clear faintly yellow-green liquid; May discolor on light exposure; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used for organic synthesis; [Hawley]

Comments

May cause irritation; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline] Search for the CAS number "75-30-9" found 3 records, none documenting skin sensitization; [PubMed]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

43.1 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 320,000mg/m3/30min

Explanatory Notes

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

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