Sulfone, bis(trichloromethyl)

  • Bis(trichloromethyl) sulfone
  • Chlorosulfona
  • CP-4035
  • N-1386
  • N-1386-biocide
  • Slimicide-E
Formula
C2Cl6O2S
Structure
Description
An off-white powdered solid with an aromatic odor.
Uses
Used to make other chemicals.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
3064-70-8
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
221-310-4
RTECS
WR4920000
RTECS class
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide; Reproductive Effector
Beilstein/Gmelin
1783352
Beilstein Reference
4-03-00-00285
EPA OPP
35601
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C2Cl6O2S
Formula mass
300.79
Melting point, °C
37 - 38
Boiling point, °C
76.5 - 78 (0.2 torr)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep in a cool, dry, dark location in a tightly sealed container or cylinder. Keep away from incompatible materials, ignition sources and untrained individuals. Secure and label area. Protect containers/cylinders from physical damage.
Handling
All chemicals should be considered hazardous. Avoid direct physical contact. Use appropriate, approved safety equipment. Untrained individuals should not handle this chemical or its container. Handling should occur in a chemical fume hood.
Protection
Chemical splash goggles in compliance with OSHA regulations are advised; however, OSHA regulations also permit other type safety glasses. Whre chemical resistant gloves. To prevent repeated or prolonged skin contact, wear impervious clothing and boots.
Respirators
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concern.
Small spills/leaks
Keep material out of water sources and sewers.
Stability
No data.
Incompatibilities
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Use water in flooding quantities as fog. Use alcohol foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide. Keep run-off water out of sewers and water sources. Extinguish fire using agent suitable for type of surrounding fire. (Material itself does not burn or burns with difficulty.)

Health.
Exposure effects
The toxicological properties of this material have not been investigated.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek medical attention. If individual is drowsy or unconscious, do not give anything by mouth; place individual on the left side with the head down. Contact a physician, medical facility, or poison control center for advice about whether to induce vomiting. If possible, do not leave individual unattended.
   Inhalation
If symptoms develop, move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. Keep person warm and quiet; seek immediate medical attention.
   Skin
Remove contaminated clothing. Wash exposed area with soap and water. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. Launder clothing before reuse.
   Eyes
If symptoms develop, immediately move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. Flush eyes gently with water for at least 15 minutes while holding eyelids apart; seek immediate medical attention.

Transport.
Std. Transport #
4936022