Agent Name

2,4'-Diphenyldiamine

CAS Number

492-17-1

Formula

C12-H12-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2,4'-Biphenyldiamine; (1,1'-Biphenyl)-2,4'-diamine; 2,4'-Diamino-1,1'-biphenyl; 2,4'-Diaminobifenyl [Czech]; 2,4'-Diaminobiphenyl; 2,4'-Diaminodiphenyl; Difenylin; Diphenyline; o,p'-Bianiline; o,p'-Diaminobiphenyl; o,p'-Dianiline; ortho,para'-Bianiline; ortho,para'-Diaminobiphenyl; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amines, Polyaromatic

Description

Solid; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Used to detect tungsten and to manufacture azo dyes; [Merck Index]

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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