Agent Name

8-Hydroxyquinoline sulfate

Alternative Name

Oxyquinoline sulfate

CAS Number

134-31-6

Formula

C18-H14-N2-O2.H2-O4-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

8-Hydroxy-chinolin-sulfat [German]; 8-Quinolinol sulfate; 8-Quinolinol, sulfate (2:1) (salt); 8-Quinolinol, hydrogen sulfate (2:1); Albisal; Chinosol; Cryptonol; Happy; Khinozol; Octofen; Oxine sulfate; Oxyquinoline sulfate; Quinosol; Quinosol Extra; Solfato di 8-ossichinolina; Solvochin-Extra; Sunoxol; Superol; Bis(8-hydroxyquinolinium) sulphate; [ChemIDplus] 8-Hydroxyquinoline sulfuric acid salt; 8-Hydroxyquinoline sulphate; 8-Quinolinol sulphate; Criptonol; Hydroxyquinoline sulfate; Oxyquinol; [CAMEO] 8-Quinolinol hemisulfate salt; 8-Hydroxyquinoline hemisulfate salt; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Quinolines

Description

Light yellow solid with mild odor of saffron; [Merck Index] Yellow crystalline solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a fungistat, complexing agent, chelating agent in determination of trace metals, and antiseptic; [Merck Index] Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA]

Comments

May cause irritation; Harmful by ingestion; Targets the CNS; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "8-Hydroxyquinoline."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.1E-15 mm Hg

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