Agent Name

Dicyanodiamidine sulfate

CAS Number

591-01-5

Formula

C2-H6-N4-O.1/2H2-O4-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Guanylurea sulfate; Bis(amidinourea) sulphate; Urea, (aminoiminomethyl)-, sulfate (2:1); Urea, N-(aminoiminomethyl)-, sulfate (2:1); [ChemIDplus] (Aminoiminomethyl)urea sulfate; Biuretamidine sulfate; Carbamylguanidine sulfate; [Merck Index]

Category

Other Nitrogen Compounds

Description

White needles; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to detect nickel and to separate it from cobalt and other metals; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Urea." See "Guanyl nitrosaminoguanyltetrazene."

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