Bis(2-Chloroethyl)sulfide

CAS RN: 505-60-2

Identification

Substance: Bis(2-Chloroethyl)sulfide

CAS RN: 505-60-2

Shipping Name/Number:
    UN 2810; HD
    UN 2810; Mustard

State:
    solid
    solid, crystalline
    liquid
    liquid, viscous
Color:
    colorless
    blackish
    yellowish
Clarity:
    clear
Odor:
    fruity/floral/sweet
    garlic odor
Specific Gravity:
    sinks in water (> 1)
Vapor Density:
    settles in air (> 1)

Temperature:
    high body temp
Neurological:
    lowered mental state
    drowsiness
    fatigue/weakness
    dizziness
Eyes:
    constricted pupils
    dilated pupils
    light sensitivity
    eye irritation/redness
    eye swelling
    tearing
    impaired vision
    vision loss
Nose:
    bloody nose
    runny nose
    nasal irritation
    sneezing
Mouth/Throat:
    coughing/choking
Cardiovascular:
    arrhythmia
    bradycardia
    tachycardia
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Respiratory:
    irregular breathing
    slow breathing
    rapid breathing
    shortness of breath
    wheezing
    resp burning/irritation
    pulmonary edema
    coughing/choking
    sneezing
    hypoxia/cyanosis
Gastro/Urinary:
    abdom. discomfort
    nausea
    vomiting
    diarrhea
Skin:
    itching
    skin burns/burning
    skin swelling
    blistering
    skin redness
    pale

NFPA704-Health:
    Not Applicable
NFPA704-Flammability:
    Not Applicable
NFPA704-Instability:
    Not Applicable
NFPA704-Special Hazards:
    Not Applicable

Miscellaneous Categories:
    Not Applicable
DOT Hazard Classifications:
    Not Applicable
WMDs:
    Blister Agents

Placard:
    Dangerous - Mixed load/unidentified cargo
Rail Car:
    Box car
Road Trailer:
    Mixed Cargo
    Intermodal Freight Container
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