Agent Name

4-Ethylnitrobenzene

CAS Number

100-12-9

Formula

C8-H9-N-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Ethyl-4-nitrobenzene; p-Ethylnitrobenzene; p-Nitroethylbenzene; p-Nitrophenylethane; Benzene, 1-ethyl-4-nitro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitros, Aromatic

Description

Clear yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "p-Nitrotoluene," a cause of primary methemoglobinemia.

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.02 mm Hg

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