Agent Name

4-Nitroacetophenone

CAS Number

100-19-6

Formula

C8-H7-N-O3

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Ethanone, 1-(4-nitrophenyl)-; Methyl-p-nitrophenyl ketone; PNAP; Paranitroacetophenone; p-Acetylnitrobenzene; p-Nitroacetophenone; p-Nitrophenyl methyl ketone; 4'-Nitroacetophenone; Acetophenone, 4'-nitro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Aromatics (Nitrogen)

Description

Yellow solid; [CAMEO] Yellow chips or crystals; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Acetophenone" (causes acute solvent syndrome) and "Nitrobenzene" (causes primary methemoglobinemia).

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.0024 mm Hg

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