Agent Name

p-Benzoquinone dioxime

CAS Number

105-11-3

Formula

C6-H6-N2-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1,4-Benzochinondioxim [Czech]; 1,4-Benzoquinone dioxime; 2,5-Cyclohexadiene-1,4-dione, dioxime; Actor Q; Benzoquinone dioxime; Dibenzo PQD; Dioxime 1,4-cyclohexadienedione; Dioxime 2,5-cyclohexadiene-1,4-dione; Dioxime p-benzoquinone; G-M-F; PQD; Paraquinondioxime; QDO; Quinone dioxime; p-Quinone dioxime; p-Quinone oxime; para-Quinone oxime; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Oximes

Description

Pale yellow solid; [HSDB] Dark grey or brown powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as an accelerator and vulcanizer for rubber and as a bactericide; [HSDB]

Comments

A mucous membrane and upper respiratory tract irritant; [CAMEO] An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.41E-5 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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