Agent Name

4-Cyanophenol

CAS Number

767-00-0

Formula

C7-H5-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-Hydroxybenzonitrile; p-Cyanophenol; p-Hydroxybenzonitrile; Benzonitrile, 4-hydroxy-; Benzonitrile, p-hydroxy-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitriles

Description

Mostly soluble in water (8.98 g/L at 25 deg C); [ChemIDplus] White crystalline chips; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used in the production of herbicides; [Ullmann]

Comments

A skin and eye irritant; [eChemPortal: ERMA] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "NITRILES."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00665 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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