Chlorobutanol

  • Butene chlorohydrin
  • Butylene chlorohydrin
Formula
C4H9ClO
Uses
Major uses include Formerly used internally as a sedative and hypnotic.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1320-66-7
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
215-305-6
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C4H9ClO
Formula mass
108.57
Melting point, °C
-48
Boiling point, °C
174
Critical temperature
354
Critical pressure
41.2
Partition coefficient, pKow
1.00

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
Properties of this material have not yet been prepared. Any recommendations are of a general nature. Many chemicals cause irritation of the eyes, skin, and respiratory tract. In severe cases respiratory tract irritation can progress to ARDS/acute lung injury which may be delayed in onset for up to 24 to 72 hours in some cases Irritation or burns of the esophagus or gastrointestinal tract are also possible if caustic or irritant chemicals are ingested. ALWAYS contact your local poision control authority or medical professional for assistance.

First aid
 

Transport.