Agent Name

Amido-G-acid

CAS Number

86-65-7

Formula

C10-H9-N-O6-S2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2-Amino-6,8-disulfonaphthalene; 2-Aminonaphthalene-6,8-disulfonic acid; 2-Naphthylamine-6,8-disulfonic acid; 7-Amino-1,3-naphthalenedisulfonic acid; Amino-G acid; Amino-G-Acid; beta-Naphthylamine-6,8-disulfonic acid; 1,3-Naphthalenedisulfonic acid, 7-amino-; 7-Aminonaphthalene-1,3-disulphonic acid; [ChemIDplus] UN3261

Category

Naphthylamines

Description

Fine needles, soluble in water; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Used to make dyes; [Merck Index]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Naphthalene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.6E-15 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive solid, acidic, organic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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