Agent Name

4,4'-Dichloroazobenzene

CAS Number

1602-00-2

Formula

C12-H8-Cl2-N2

Major Category

Dyes

Synonyms

Azobenzene, 4,4'-dichloro-; DCAB; Diazene, bis(4-chlorophenyl)-; p,p'-Dichloroazobenzene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Azo Dyes

Description

Solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used in the dye industry; [HSDB]

Comments

Emergency treatment: methemoglobinemia; [HSDB] An eye irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.57E-5 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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