Agent Name

N-Methyl-4-nitroaniline

CAS Number

100-15-2

Formula

C7-H8-N2-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-Nitro-N-methylaniline; N-Methyl-p-nitroaniline; N-Monomethyl-p-nitroaniline; p-(Methylamino)nitrobenzene; Aniline, N-methyl-p-nitro- (8CI); Benzenamine, N-methyl-4-nitro-; [ChemIDplus] Methylnitroaniline,N-,4-; Aniline, N-methyl-4-nitro; N-Methyl-4-nitrobenzenamine; p-Nitro-N-methylaniline; [NTP]

Category

Nitroanilines

Description

Brownish-yellow or yellow solid; [CAMEO] Yellow crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; [NTP] May cause irritation; May induce methemoglobinemia; Toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; May have cumulative adverse effects to organs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "p-Nitroaniline."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00764 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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