Agent Name

4-Pyridinecarboxaldehyde

CAS Number

872-85-5

Formula

C6-H5-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-Formylpyridine; 4-Pyridinealdehyde; 4-Pyridylaldehyde; Isonicotinic aldehyde; p-Pyridinealdehyde; Pyridine-4-carbaldehyde; Isonicotinaldehyde; [ChemIDplus] Pyridine-4-carboxaldehyde; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Category

Pyridines

Description

Yellow liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Pyridine-2-carbaldehyde." Search for (872-85-5[EC/RN Number]) AND (allergic OR dermatitis OR sensitizer OR sensitization): no results; [PubMed]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.56 mm Hg

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