Agent Name

3-Nitro-p-cresol

CAS Number

2042-14-0

Formula

C7-H7-N-O3

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-Methyl-3-nitrophenol; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] UN2446

Category

Nitrophenols

Description

Yellow crystalline powder with an odor like phenol; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "3-Nitrophenol."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.000632 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Nitrocresols, solid."

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