Agent Name

Sodium sulfanilate

CAS Number

515-74-2

Formula

C6-H7-N-O3-S.Na

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-Aminobenzenesulfonic acid, monosodium salt; Benzenesulfonic acid, 4-amino-, monosodium salt; Sulfanilic acid monosodium salt; 4-Aminobenzenesulfonic acid, sodium salt; Benzenesulfonic acid, 4-amino-, sodium salt (1:1); Sodium sulphanilate; [ChemIDplus] 4-Aminobenzol-1-sulfonsaeure-Na; 4-Aminobenzolsulfonsaeure-Na-Salz; 4-Sulfoanilin-Na; Sulfanilsaure Na Salz; 4-Aminobenzolsulfonsaure Natriumsalz; Anilin-4-sulfonsaure Natriumsalz; p-Sulfanilsaeure- Na; SULFANILIC ACID, SODIUM SALT; [IUCLID] Sodium 4-aminobenzenesulfonate; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Category

Aminobenzenesulfonic Acids

Description

Solid; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] Dihydrate: White to beige crystalline solid; [Mallinckrodt Baker MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical intermediate for dyes, pharmaceuticals, and other organic syntheses; [IUCLID] Used as an intermediate; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

An eye and respiratory tract irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] Dihydrate: May cause eye irritation; [Mallinckrodt Baker MSDS] See "Sulfanilic acid."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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