2,3,5,6-Tetrachlorophenate; Phenol, 2,3,5,6-tetrachloro-; [ChemIDplus] UN2020
Brown solid; [ICSC]
Used as a fungicide; [HSDB]
A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; May cause hyperthermia and convulsions after ingestion; [ICSC] A nose, throat, and respiratory tract irritant; [HSDB] Prolonged contact corrosive to eyes; May cause skin burns, hyperthermia, methemoglobinemia, liver and kidney damage, and convulsions; [CAMEO] May cause serious injury to eyes; [MSDSonline] See "CHLOROPHENOLS."
0.000339 mm Hg
The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Chlorophenols, solid."
MetHgb is secondary toxic effect
Hepatoxic (a) from occupational exposure (secondary effect) or (b) in animal studies or in humans after ingestion
Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent:
Industrial Processes with risk of exposure: