DinitrotolueneDinitrotoluene (C7H6N2O4) is a explosive, yellow crystalline solid or oily liquid consisting of three isomers, strong oxidizing agent, toxic by absorption, ingestion or inhalation. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Dinitrotoluene. Please review our fire rated products: FIRELoc, DRUMLoc, SUPERLoc
Dinitrotoluene Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Produces toxic oxides of nitrogen during combustion.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Requires compliant flammable storage container.
- Compatible Details:
- Description: 2,4-Dinitrotoluene or Dinitro is an organic compound with the formula CH3C6H3(NO2)2. This pale yellow crystalline solid is well known as a precursor to trinitrotoluene but is mainly produced as a precursor to toluene diisocyanate.
- Classification: N/A
- Brand Name: n/a
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C7H6N2O4||1.52 g/cm³||Decomposes at 250-300°C||1-methyl-2,4-dinitro benzene||182.134 g/mol||Acetone, diethyl ether, ethanol||158°F (70°C)|