a-Phenylbenzeneacetyl chloride

Formula
C14H11ClO
Structure
Description
Yellow powder

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1871-76-7
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
217-493-5
EC Class
corrosive
S 26 36/37/39 45
RTECS
AO6750000
RTECS class
Other
UN (DOT)
1759
Merck
13,3348
Beilstein/Gmelin
1211588

Properties.
Formula
C14H11ClO
Formula mass
230.70
Melting point, °C
49 - 53
Boiling point, °C
304
Solubility in water
Insoluble

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep away from heat, sparks, and flame. Corrosives area.
Handling
Empty containers retain product residue, (liquid and/or vapor), and can be dangerous. Avoid contact with heat, sparks and flame.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb spill with inert material then place into a chemical waste container. Clean up spills immediately, while using/wearing the proper protective equipment. Sweep up, then place into a suitable container for disposal.
Disposal code
11
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Irritating and toxic fumes and gases.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
155
Fire fighting
Wear approved SCBA in full pressure-demand and full protective gear. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
Causes burns
   Eyes
Lachrymator.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Get medical aid immediately. Do NOT induce vomiting. Allow the victim to rinse his mouth and then to drink 2-4 cupfuls of water, and seek medical advice.
   Inhalation
Get medical aid immediately. Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
   Eyes
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower lids. Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower lids. Get medical aid immediately.

Transport.
UN number
1759
Response guide
Hazard class
8
Packing Group
I; II; III
 
HS Code
2916 39 00