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Substance Name: Bromoform [USP]
RN: 75-25-2
UNII: TUT9J99IMU
InChIKey: DIKBFYAXUHHXCS-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C-H-Br3

Molecular Weight

  • 252.731
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Carcinogens
  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Human Data
  • Mutation Data
  • Noxae
  • Teratogens
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • 2007 CERCLA Priority List, Rank: 201
  • 2011 CERCLA Priority List, Rank: 202
  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 3
  • Reportable Quantity (RQ) = 100 lb
  • TWA (0.5 ppm); skin; Confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans
  • TWA 0.5 ppm (5 mg/m3); skin

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Bromoform
  • Bromoform [USP]

Synonyms

  • 4-01-00-00082 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-28587
  • BRN 1731048
  • Bromoform
  • Bromoforme
  • Bromoforme [French]
  • Bromoformio
  • Bromoformio [Italian]
  • CCRIS 98
  • EINECS 200-854-6
  • HSDB 2517
  • Methane, tribromo-
  • Methenyl tribromide
  • Methyl tribromide
  • NCI-C55130
  • NSC 8019
  • RCRA waste number U225
  • Tribrommethaan
  • Tribrommethaan [Dutch]
  • Tribrommethan
  • Tribrommethan [German]
  • Tribromometan
  • Tribromometan [Italian]
  • Tribromomethane
  • UNII-TUT9J99IMU

Systematic Names

  • Bromoform
  • Methane, tribromo-

Superlist Names

  • Bromoform
  • Bromoform [UN2515] [Poison]
  • Methane, tribromo-
  • RCRA waste no. U225
  • Tribromomethane
  • UN2515

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 75-25-2

FDA UNII

  • TUT9J99IMU

System Generated Number

  • 0000075252

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/CHBr3/c2-1(3)4/h1H

InChIKey

DIKBFYAXUHHXCS-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(Br)(Br)Br

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
human LDLo oral 143mg/kg (143mg/kg)   "Toxicology of Drugs and Chemicals," Deichmann, W.B., New York, Academic Press, Inc., 1969Vol. -, Pg. 141, 1969.
mammal (species unspecified) LC50 inhalation 12100mg/m3 (12100mg/m3)   Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 18(4), Pg. 55, 1974.
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 1274mg/kg (1274mg/kg)   Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 20(12), Pg. 52, 1976.
mouse LD50 oral 1072mg/kg (1072mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA National Toxicology Program Technical Report Series. Vol. NTP-TR-350, Pg. 1989,
mouse LD50 subcutaneous 1820mg/kg (1820mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 4, Pg. 354, 1962.
rabbit LDLo subcutaneous 410mg/kg (410mg/kg)   Archiv fuer Experimentelle Pathologie und Pharmakologie. Vol. 28, Pg. 201, 1891.
rat LCLo inhalation 45gm/m3/4H (45000mg/m3)   "Toxicometric Parameters of Industrial Toxic Chemicals Under Single Exposure," Izmerov, N.F., et al., Moscow, Centre of International Projects, GKNT, 1982Vol. -, Pg. 28, 1982.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 414mg/kg (414mg/kg) SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: LACRIMATION: EYE

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

BEHAVIORAL: ANTIPSYCHOTIC
Toxicology Letters. Vol. 15, Pg. 251, 1983.
rat LD50 oral 933mg/kg (933mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA National Toxicology Program Technical Report Series. Vol. NTP-TR-350, Pg. 1989,

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 8 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 149.1 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 2.4 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 3100 mg/L 25 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 5.35E-04 atm-m3/mole 25 EXP
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 4.26E-14 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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