Fenylfosfin; PF; Phosphaniline; [NIOSH]
Clear, colorless liquid with a foul odor; [NIOSH]
Used as chemical intermediates; produced when phenylphosphinates are heated above 200 degrees C. [ACGIH]
A respiratory irritant with a repulsive odor; Phenylphosphine causes anemia and severe testicular degeneration in rats inhaling 2.2 ppm for 90 days. The acute toxicity of inhaled phenylphosphine is about 1/4 that of phosphine. Animals exposed to 2.2 ppm for 4 weeks have reversible hemolytic anemia. [ACGIH] A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; [ICSC]
Skin Designation (ACGIH)
2.45 mm Hg
LC50 (rat) = 38 ppm/4h
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