Fluoroacetamide

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Fluoroacetamide
Skeletal formula of fluoroacetamide Ball-and-stick model of fluoroacetamide
Identifiers
CAS number 640-19-7 N
PubChem 12542
ChemSpider 12025 YesY
KEGG C18675 N
ChEBI CHEBI:53124 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL160811 YesY
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C2H4FNO
Molar mass 77.058
Melting point 107 to 109 °C (225 to 228 °F; 380 to 382 K)
Solubility in water Soluble
Hazards
NFPA 704
Flammability code 1: Must be pre-heated before ignition can occur. Flash point over 93 °C (200 °F). E.g., canola oil Health code 4: Very short exposure could cause death or major residual injury. E.g., VX gas Reactivity (yellow): no hazard code Special hazards (white): no codeNFPA 704 four-colored diamond
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Fluoroacetamide is an organic compound based on acetamide with one fluorine atom replacing hydrogen on the methyl group. it is a metabolic poison which disrupts the citric acid cycle and was used as a rodenticide.

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