2-Phenylethylbromide is an organobromide that can be produced by the action of bromine and red phosphorus on 2-phenylethanol. It is moderately toxic by ingestion. When reacted with hydrazine, phenelzine is produced.
PHENYL ETHYL BROMIDE
Appearance & Physical State
clear, colorless liquid
Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Keep away from heat, sparks, and flame. Keep away from sources of ignition. Keep container closed when not in use. Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.