Benzyl Chloride

Synonyms: C7H7Cl; Alpha-chlorotoluene; Benzoyl chloride, Chlorophenylmethane, Chloromethylbenzene; Tolyl chloride
Transport Information
Hazard Class
UN Number
Packing Group
6.1, 8
1738
II
CAS Number
100-44-7
Import Duty
2903.99.20.00

Used in the synthesis of amphetamine-class drugs, artificial resins, as a chemical intermediate in the manufacture of certain dyes, pharmaceutical products, gum inhibitor in petrol, to flavor products, manufacture synthetic tannins, and as a photographic developer. It is a lachrymator and has been used as a war gas.