Agent Name

1,1-Diphenylhydrazine

CAS Number

530-50-7

Formula

C12-H12-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Hydrazine, 1,1-diphenyl; Hydrozobenzene; N,N-Diphenylhydrazine; alpha,alpha-Diphenylhydrazine; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Hydrazines

Description

Yellow solid; [Merck Index] Liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Not produced commercially in the US; [HSDB] The hydrochloride compound used as a reagent to detect arabinose and lactose; [Merck Index]

Comments

Emergency treatment: "Hydrazines"; Hydrazines can cause severe eye damage. They can cause seizures, liver injury, hemolysis, and delayed pulmonary edema. [HSDB] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline] See "Hydrazine." See "1,1-Diphenylhydrazine hydrochloride."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00049 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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