Agent Name

Aminomethanesulfonic acid

CAS Number

13881-91-9

Formula

C-H5-N-O3-S

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

(Aminomethyl)sulfonic acid; Aminomethanesulphonic acid; Methanesulfonic acid, 1-amino-; Methanesulfonic acid, amino-; [ChemIDplus] UN2585

Category

Biochemical Research

Description

White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Alkyl sulfonic acids, solid, with not more than 5% free sulfonic acid."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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