Agent Name

3-Nitrobenzenesulfonic acid

CAS Number

98-47-5

Formula

C6-H5-N-O5-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

3-Nitrophenylsulfonic acid; Benzenesulfonic acid, 3-nitro-; Kyselina 3-nitrobenzensulfonova [Czech]; Kyselina nitrobenzen-m-sulfonova [Czech]; m-Nitrobenzenesulfonic acid; 3-Nitrobenzenesulphonic acid; Benzenesulfonic acid, m-nitro-; [ChemIDplus] UN2305

Category

Nitrobenzesulfonic Acids

Description

Crystalline powder; [TCI America MSDS]

Comments

A mild skin and severe eye irritant; [RTECS] Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; [TCI America MSDS] See "Trinitrobenzenesulfonic acid." See "Sodium 3-nitrobenzenesulfonate."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Nitrobenzenesulfonic acid."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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