CAS ID#: 624-83-9
Affected Organ Systems: None
Cancer Classification: Please contact NTP, IARC, or EPA with questions on cancer and cancer classification.
Chemical Classification: None
Summary: Methyl isocyanate is a colorless highly flammable liquid that evaporates quickly when exposed to the air. It has a sharp, strong odor.
Methyl isocyanate is used in the production of pesticides, polyurethane foam, and plastics.
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