Agent Name

4-Acetamidobenzoic acid

CAS Number

556-08-1

Formula

C9-H9-N-O3

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Acedoben [INN]; 4-Acetamidobenzoic acid; 4-Acetylaminobenzoic acid; 4-Carboxyacetanilide; Acedoben [INN-Spanish]; Acedobene [INN-French]; Acedobenum [INN-Latin]; N-Acetyl-p-aminobenzoic acid; PAAB; p-Acetaminobenzoic acid; p-Acetoaminobenzoic acid; Acedoben; Benzoic acid, 4-(acetylamino)-; Benzoic acid, p-acetamido- (8CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aminobenzoic Acids

Description

Off-white solid; [CAMEO] White powder, insoluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; "Stable under recommended storage conditions." [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

7.14E-7 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

mp = 259-262 deg C; [MSDSonline]

Flammability (NFPA)

1: Must be preheated

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