Octafluorocyclobutane is a chemical substance with the chemical formula C4F8. Used as a stable non-toxic food aerosol spray and medium gas.
Used as a stable non-toxic food aerosol spray and medium gas.
Invasion route: inhalation.
Health hazard: At present, no occupational poisoning has been reported, but pyrolysis can emit highly toxic F-fumes.
Toxicological information and environmental behavior
1. Acute toxicity: Rats inhaled 80% of the product for 4 hours without any abnormality (20% was O2).
2. Hazardous characteristics: In case of high heat, the internal pressure of the container increases, and there is a danger of cracking and explosion.
Combustion (decomposition) product: hydrogen fluoride.