Agent Name

Benzhydrazide

CAS Number

613-94-5

Formula

C7-H8-N2-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Benzohydrazide; Benzohydrazine; Benzoic acid hydrazide; Benzoic hydrazide; Benzoyl hydrazide; Benzoyl hydrazine; Benzoylhydrazine; Hydrazid kyseliny benzoove [Czech]; Hydrazine, benzoyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Hydrazides

Description

Solid; Soluble in water; [HSDB] White crystalline powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical intermediate for hydrazine-based products; [HSDB]

Comments

In animal experiments, causes somnolence and seizures after acute exposure and tumors after chronic exposure; [RTECS] May cause liver injury; [HSDB] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Hydrazine."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

7.78E-5 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

mp = 115 deg C; bp = 267 deg C (decomposes); [HSDB]

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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