HCFC124 Occupational Health

HCFC-124 (1 chloro-1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethane)

Introduction

1-Chloro-1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethane (chlorotetrafluoroethane), a non-flammable colourless gas at room temperature.

Source
Joint Assessment of Commodity Chemicals No. 25
HCFC 124 (1-chloro-1,2,2,2- tetrafluoroethane) July 1994

Identity

Chemical structure :

Chemical Formula :

CHCIF-CF3

Common name :

1-chloro-1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethane
chlorotetrafluoroethane

IUPAC Name :

Ethane, 2-chloro-1,1,1,2-tetrafluoro-

Common synonyms :

  • 1,1,1,2-tetrafluoro-2-chloroethane
  • Fluorocarbon 124
  • HFA-124
  • HCFC-124

Cas Registry Number :

2837-89-0

Einecs Number :

220-629-6

Conversion factors :

1 ppm = 5.58 mg/m3 at 25ºC
1 mg/m³ = 0.179 ppm at 25ºC