Agent Name

4-Nitrodiphenylamine

CAS Number

836-30-6

Formula

C12-H10-N2-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-NDPA; 4-Nitrodifenylamin [Czech]; Amine, diphenyl, 4-nitro-; Benzenamine, 4-nitro-N-phenyl-; Diphenylamine, 4-nitro-; p-Nitrodiphenylamine; p-Nitrophenylphenylamine; 4-Nitro-N-phenylaniline; N-(4-Nitrophenyl)benzenamine; [ChemIDplus] UN1325

Category

Other Aromatics (Nitrogen)

Description

Yellow solid; [ICSC] Darkens upon exposure to light; [CHEMINFO] Yellow crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical intermediate; [Reference #1]

Comments

Can induce methemoglobinemia; [ICSC] Emergency treatment: Methemoglobinemia; [HSDB] An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Reference Link

OECD SIDS: Benzenamine, 4-nitro-N-phenyl - 1998

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.66E-5 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 190 deg C; [ICSC]

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

Links to Other NLM Databases
Health Studies

Human Health Effects from Hazardous Substances Data Bank:

Toxicity Information

Search TOXNET

Chemical Information

Search ChemIDplus

Related Information in HazMap
Other Information

No other related information on this agent was found.