Agent Name

1-Iodo-2,4-dinitrobenzene

CAS Number

709-49-9

Formula

C6-H3-I-N2-O4

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Category

Nitros, Aromatic

Description

Yellow powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "1-Chloro-2,4-dinitrobenzene" and "1-Fluoro-2,4-dinitrobenzene."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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