Agent Name

5-Chloro-3-nitro-1,2-benzenediamine

CAS Number

42389-30-0

Formula

C6-H6-Cl-N3-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1,2-Benzenediamine, 5-chloro-3-nitro-; 5-Chloro-3-nitro-o-phenylenediamine; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Aromatics (Nitrogen)

Comments

Positive skin sensitization test in guinea pigs; [EPA TSCA Test Submissions] Emergency treatment: Methemoglobinemia; [HSDB]

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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