Agent Name

Sodium 3-nitrobenzenesulfonate

CAS Number

127-68-4

Formula

C6-H5-N-O5-S.Na

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

3-Nitrobenzenesulfonic acid, sodium salt; Benzenesulfonic acid, 3-nitro-, sodium salt; Benzenesulfonic acid, m-nitro-, sodium salt; Ludigol; Ludigol F,60; Nacan; Nitrobenzen-m-sulfonan sodny [Czech]; Nitrol S; Sodium m-nitrobenzenesulfonate; Tiskan [Czech]; m-Nitrobenzenesulfonic acid sodium salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitrobenzesulfonic Acids

Description

Solid; [IUCLID] Slightly yellow powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as antireduction agent; [HSDB] Used in chemical, electrical/electronics, photographic, and textile processing industries (coloring, electroplating, fixing, oxidizing, and surface-active agent); [IUCLID]

Comments

May cause skin sensitization after prolonged contact, based on animal studies; [IUCLID] An eye irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 5,100 mg/m3/4h

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