Agent Name

4-Pyridineethanesulfonic acid

CAS Number

53054-76-5

Formula

C7-H9-N-O3-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2-(4-Pyridyl)ethanesulfonic acid; 4-Pyridylethylsulfonic acid; 2-(4-Pyridyl)ethanesulphonic acid; [ChemIDplus] UN2585

Category

Pyridines

Description

White powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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