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1,1,1,2-Tetrachloroethane

Synonyms & Trade Names
None
CAS No.
630-20-6
RTECS No.
KI8450000
DOT ID & Guide
1702 151
Formula
CCl3CH2Cl
Conversion
IDLH
N.D.
See: IDLH INDEX
Exposure Limits
NIOSH REL
: Handle with caution in the workplace. See Appendix C (Chloroethanes)
OSHA PEL
: none
Measurement Methods

None available
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
Yellowish-red liquid.
MW:
167.9
BP:
267°F
FRZ:
-94°F
Sol:
0.1%
VP(77°F): 14 mmHg
IP:
?
Sp.Gr:
1.54
Fl.P:
?
UEL:
?
LEL:
?
Incompatibilities & Reactivities
Potassium; sodium; dinitrogen tetraoxide; potassium hydroxide; nitrogen tetroxide; sodium potassium alloy; 2,4-dinitrophenyl disulfide
Exposure Routes
inhalation, ingestion, skin and/or eye contact
Symptoms
irritation eyes, skin; lassitude (weakness, exhaustion), restlessness, irreg respiration, muscle incoordination; in animals: liver changes
Target Organs
Eyes, skin, central nervous system, liver
Personal Protection/Sanitation
(See protection codes)
Skin: Prevent skin contact
Eyes: Prevent eye contact
Wash skin: When contaminated
Remove: When wet or contaminated
Change: No recommendation
Provide: Eyewash, Quick drench
First Aid
(See procedures)
Eye: Irrigate immediately
Skin: Soap wash immediately
Breathing: Respiratory support
Swallow: Medical attention immediately
Respirator Recommendations

Not available.

Important additional information about respirator selection

See also: INTRODUCTION   See ICSC CARD: 1486
 
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