Agent Name

4,4'-Dinitro-2,2'-stilbenedisulfonic acid

CAS Number

128-42-7

Formula

C14-H10-N2-O10-S2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2,2'-Stilbenedisulfonic acid, 4,4'-dinitro-; Benzenesulfonic acid, 2,2'-(1,2-ethenediyl)bis(5-nitro-; Dinitrostilbenedisulfonic acid; Kyselina 4,4'-dinitrostilben-2,2'-disulfonova [Czech]; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitrobenzesulfonic Acids

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical intermediate for: yellow azo-azoxy dyes (used on cotton); orange and red dyes (for cellulosic fibers); its diamine; [HSDB]

Comments

Abnormal liver and kidney function test results in high-dose animal studies; Mild eye irritant; [RTECS]

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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