Agent Name

6-Chlorometanilic acid

CAS Number

88-43-7

Formula

C6-H6-Cl-N-O3-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-Chloroaniline-3-sulfonic acid; Benzenesulfonic acid, 5-amino-2-chloro-; p-Chloroaniline-m-sulfonic acid; 5-Amino-2-chlorobenzenesulphonic acid; Metanilic acid, 6-chloro- (8CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aminobenzenesulfonic Acids

Description

White to light-gray solid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical intermediate for Pigment Red 58 and other chemicals; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause irritation; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

4.37E-8 mm Hg

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