Agent Name

2,2',4,4',6,6'-Hexanitrostilbene

CAS Number

20062-22-0

Formula

C14-H6-N6-O12

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

1,1'-(1,2-Ethenediyl)bis(2,4,6-trinitrobenzene); 2,2',4,4',6,6'-Hexanitrostilbene; HNS; UN0392; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Explosives

Comments

Classified as a 1.1 explosive (a mass explosion hazard); [MSDSonline]

Restricted

Forbidden: Transport of Hexanitrostilbene by cargo aircraft or passenger aircraft/rail; [HMT]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

mp = 601-607 deg F; [MSDSonline]

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