Agent Name

2-Aminobenzothiazole

CAS Number

136-95-8

Formula

C7-H6-N2-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2(3H)-Benzothiazolimine; 2-Aminobenzthiazole; 2-Benzothiazolamine; 2-Benzothiazolylamine; 2-Iminobenzothiazoline; Benzothiazole, 2-amino-; o-Aminobenzothiazole; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Thiazoles

Description

Gray to white odorless solid; [CAMEO] Off-white crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in photographic chemicals and as an azo dye intermediate; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritation; [CAMEO] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.000112 mm Hg

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