Agent Name

2,4'-Methylenedianiline

CAS Number

1208-52-2

Formula

C13-H14-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2',4-Bis(aminophenyl)methane; 2,4'-Diaminodiphenylmethan [German]; 2,4'-Diaminodiphenylmethane; 2,4'-Diphenylmethanediamine; 2,4'-Methylenebis(aniline); 2-((4-Aminophenyl)methyl)benzenamine; 2-((4-Aminophenyl)methyl)benzeneamine; Aniline, 2,4'-methylenedi-; Benzenamine, 2-((4-aminophenyl)methyl)-; o,p'-Diaminodiphenylmethane; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amines, Polyaromatic

Description

Solid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used as a research chemical; Not commercially produced in the US; [HSDB] Used as an intermediate for urethane polymers; [NTP]

Comments

Emergency treatment: Methemoglobinemia; [HSDB] See "4,4'-Methylenedianiline."

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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