CAS No. 1365118-41-7 is a white crystalline powder, which is a kind of organophosphorus compound, also known as Bis(2-chloroethyl)phosphate. It is a colorless to white solid at room temperature and is soluble in water. Its boiling point is about 111°C and its melting point is about 42°C.
Bis(2-chloroethyl)phosphate is widely used as a fuel additive, flame retardant and pesticide. It is also used as a plasticizer in the manufacture of resins, adhesives and coatings, and as an intermediate in the synthesis of pharmaceuticals.
Bis(2-chloroethyl)phosphate is a hazardous material and should be handled with caution. It is highly toxic and may cause irritation to the skin and eyes. It is also flammable and explosive when exposed to heat or flame. It should be kept away from heat and flame sources and stored in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area.
Inhalation of Bis(2-chloroethyl)phosphate can cause respiratory irritation and difficulty breathing. Ingestion can cause nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and diarrhea. Long-term exposure can cause liver and kidney damage.
Bis(2-chloroethyl)phosphate is regulated by the Environmental Protection Agency in the United States. It is classified as a hazardous pollutant and must be disposed of according to state and federal regulations.
Cas number: 1365118-41-7