Agent Name

2-Chloro-4-nitrophenol

CAS Number

619-08-9

Formula

C6-H4-Cl-N-O3

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Nitrofungin; Phenol, 2-chloro-4-nitro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitrophenols

Description

Beige powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes somnolence and dermatitis in dermal lethal-dose studies of rabbits; Causes somnolence and diarrhea in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] A moderate skin and eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "2-Fluoro-4-nitrophenol" and "4-Nitrophenol."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.000296 mm Hg

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