Agent Name

2-Nitrophenylacetic acid

CAS Number

3740-52-1

Formula

C8-H7-N-O4

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

(2-Nitrophenyl)acetic acid; (ortho-Nitrophenyl)acetic acid; 2-(o-Nitrophenyl)acetic acid; 2-Nitrobenzeneacetic acid; Acetic acid, (o-nitrophenyl)-; o-Nitrophenylacetic acid; Benzeneacetic acid, 2-nitro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitros, Aromatic

Description

Pale yellow odorless crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Suspected mutagen; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Nitrobenzene." See "Phenylacetic acid."

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