It is employed as a starting material for generating difluorocarbene. It is also used as a pharmaceutical and agrochemicals intermediate.
Hans Greuter,et al. Fluorine-containing organozinc reagents. V.1: The reformatskii-claisen reaction of chlorodifluoroacetic acid derivatives.Tetrahedron Lett.,1988,29(27), 3291-3294.
Jonathan W. Martin, et al. Detection of Chlorodifluoroacetic Acid in Precipitation:? A Possible Product of Fluorocarbon Degradation.Environ. Sci. Technol.,2000,34(2), 274-281.
Generates difluorocarbene on treatment with base: Tetrahedron Lett., 21, 1047 (1980).
해저드 설명서 (EU): H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage.
주의 설명서: P260u-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
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