Agent Name

4,4'-Biphenyldisulfonic acid

CAS Number

5314-37-4

Formula

C12-H10-O6-S2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

4,4'-Dihydroxybiphenyl-O-disulfonic acid; (1,1'-Biphenyl)-4,4'-disulfonic acid; [ChemIDplus] UN2585

Category

Benzenesulfonic Acid Derivatives

Description

Powder; [TCI America MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; [TCI America MSDS] See "Biphenyl."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Aryl sulfonic acids, solid, with not more than 5% free sulfuric acid."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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