Agent Name

1,7-Dihydroxynaphthalene

CAS Number

575-38-2

Formula

C10-H8-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,7-Naphthalenediol; C.I. 76635; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Naphthols

Description

Gray powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used to make dyes; [Hawley]

Comments

A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; [MSDSonline] See "1-Napththol" and "2-Naphthol." See "2,7-Naphthalenediol."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

7.15E-6 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

mp = 181 deg C; [Ullmann] Flash point = 252 deg C; [MSDSonline]

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