Agent Name

o-Aminoacetophenone

CAS Number

551-93-9

Formula

C8-H9-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Acetyl-2-aminobenzene; 2'-Amonioacetophenone; 2-Acetylaniline; 2-Aminoacetophenone; Acetophenone, 2'-amino-; Ethanone, 1-(2-aminophenyl)-; o-Acetylaniline; o-Aminoacetylbenzene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Aromatics (Nitrogen)

Description

Yellow liquid or solid; mp = 20 deg C; [HSDB] Yellow liquid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; May induce methemoglobinemia; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00989 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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