2,6-Bis(trifluoromethyl)benzoic acid is used as an organic intermediate in synthesis. It is also used as a pharmaceutical intermediate and organic intermediate in chemical synthesis.
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Indicaciones de peligro (UE): H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Indicaciones de precaución: P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.