5-Bromo-2-fluorotoluene is used in the preparation of 5-bromo-2-fluorobenzyl bromide via N-bromosuccinimide (NBS) bromination, required for the synthesis of crown bromofluorobenzene and 3-(4-fuoro-3-methylphenyl)acrylamide. It is also used as an intermediates of medicine.
Not miscible or difficult to mix in water.
Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
|94° to 95°C (50mmHg)|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.