Agent Name

2,6-Pyridinedicarboxylic acid

Alternative Name

Dipicolinic acid

CAS Number

499-83-2

Formula

C7-H5-N-O4

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2,6-Dipicolinic acid; Dipicolinate; Dipicolinic acid; [ChemIDplus] Pyridine-2,6-dicarboxylic acid; PDCA; [Dionex MSDS]

Category

Pyridines

Description

White crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Pyridine" and "Picolinic acid."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.1E-6 mm Hg

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