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Fluoroxene

Synonyms & Trade Names
2,2,2-Trifluoroethoxyethene; 2,2,2-Trifluoroethyl vinyl ether
CAS No.
406-90-6
RTECS No.
KO4250000
DOT ID & Guide
Formula
CF3CH2OCH=CH2
Conversion
1 ppm = 5.16 mg/m3
IDLH
N.D.
See: IDLH INDEX
Exposure Limits
NIOSH REL
*: C 2 ppm (10.3 mg/m3) [60-minute] [*Note: REL for exposure to waste anesthetic gas.]
OSHA PEL
: none
Measurement Methods

None available
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
Liquid. [inhalation anesthetic] [Note: A gas above 109°F.]
MW:
126.1
BP:
109°F
FRZ:
?
Sol:
?
VP:
286 mmHg
IP:
?
Sp.Gr:
1.14
Fl.P:
?
UEL:
?
LEL:
?
Combustible Liquid [potentially EXPLOSIVE!]
Incompatibilities & Reactivities
None reported
Exposure Routes
inhalation, ingestion, skin and/or eye contact
Symptoms
irritation eyes; central nervous system depression, analgesia, anesthesia, convulsions, resp depression
Target Organs
Eyes, central nervous system
Personal Protection/Sanitation
(See protection codes)
Skin: No recommendation
Eyes: Prevent eye contact
Wash skin: No recommendation
Remove: No recommendation
Change: No recommendation
First Aid
(See procedures)
Eye: Irrigate immediately
Skin: Soap wash
Breathing: Respiratory support
Swallow: Medical attention immediately
Respirator Recommendations

Not available.

Important additional information about respirator selection

See also: INTRODUCTION
 
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