Agent Name

Diphenylcarbazone

CAS Number

538-62-5

Formula

C13-H12-N4-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Phenyldiazenecarboxylic acid 2-phenylhydrazide; s-Diphenylcarbazone; (Phenylazo)formic acid 2-phenylhydrazide; 1,5-Diphenylcarbazone; Diazenecarboxylic acid, 2-phenyl-, 2-phenylhydrazide; Diazenecarboxylic acid, phenyl-, 2-phenylhydrazide; Formic acid, (phenylazo)-, 2-phenylhydrazide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Hydrazides

Description

Orange-red solid; [Merck Index] Orange powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a sensitive reagent for mercury; [Merck Index] Used as a photometric indicator of chromium and mercury; [Ullmann]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Links to Other NLM Databases
Toxicity Information

Search TOXNET

Chemical Information

Search ChemIDplus

Related Information in HazMap
Other Information

No other related information on this agent was found.