Agent Name

Benzenesulfonamide

CAS Number

98-10-2

Formula

C6-H7-N-O2-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Benzenesulphonamide; Benzolsulfonamide; Benzosulfonamide; M and B 7973; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfonamides

Description

White to cream odorless crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

Causes liver function test abnormalities, changes in leukocyte and erythrocyte counts, and weight loss in repeated-dose oral studies of rats; [RTECS] May cause irritation; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "N-Butylbenzenesulfonamide." See "Sulfanilamide."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.000894 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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