2-Chloro-6-trichloromethyl pyridine

Synonyms & Trade Names
2-Chloro-6-(trichloro-methyl)pyridine, Nitrapyrin, N-serve®, 2,2,2,6-Tetrachloro-2-picoline
CAS No.
1929-82-4
RTECS No.
DOT ID & Guide
Formula
ClC₅H₃NCCl₃
Conversion
IDLH
N.D.
See: IDLH INDEX
Exposure Limits
NIOSH REL
TWA 10 mg/m3 (total) ST 20 mg/m3 (total) TWA 5 mg/m3 (resp)
OSHA PEL
TWA 15 mg/m3 (total) TWA 5 mg/m3 (resp)
Measurement Methods
None available
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
Colorless or white, crystalline solid with a mild, sweet odor.
Molecular Weight
230.9
Boiling Point
?
Melting Point
145°F
Solubility
Insoluble
Vapor Pressure
(73°F): 0.003 mmHg
Ionization Potential
?
Specific Gravity
?
Flash Point
?
Upper Exposive Limit
?
Lower Explosive Limit
?
Combustible Solid [Explosive]
Incompatibilities & Reactivities
Aluminum, magnesium [Note: Emits oxides of nitrogen and chloride ion when heated to decomposition.]
Exposure Routes
inhalation, skin absorption, ingestion, skin and/or eye contact
Symptoms
No adverse effects noted in ingestion studies with animals.
Target Organs
Eyes, skin
Personal Protection/Sanitation
(See protection codes)
Skin:Prevent skin contact
Eyes:Prevent eye contact
Wash skin:When contaminated
Remove:When wet or contaminated
Change:Daily
First Aid
(See procedures)
Eye:Irrigate immediately
Skin:Soap wash immediately
Breathing:Respiratory support
Swallow:Medical attention immediately
Respirator Recommendations
See also
INTRODUCTION   ICSC CARD: 1658
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