Agent Name

3-Pyridinesulfonic acid

CAS Number

636-73-7

Formula

C5-H5-N-O3-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

3-Pyridylsulfonic acid; 3-Sulfopyridine; beta-Sulfopyridine; Pyridine-3-sulphonic acid; [ChemIDplus] Pyridine-3-sulfonic acid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] UN2585

Category

Pyridines

Description

White or yellow crystalline 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 "Aryl sulfonic acids, solid, with not more than 5% free Sulfuric acid."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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