Synonym:, NCI C55970;Rodol YBA;Phenol, 2-amino-5-nitro-;C.I. 76535;5-Nitro-2-aminophenol;CI76535;3-Nitro-6-aminophenol;3-Hydroxy-4-aminonitrobenzene;2-Hydroxy-4-nitroaniline;2-amino-5-nitrophenol;2-hydroxy-4-nitroaniline;2-Amino-5-Nitrophenol；2-Hydroxy-4-nitroaniline; 4-Amino-3-hydroxynitrobenzene;NCI-C55970;
CAS number: 121-88-0
Flash Point: 173.9 ºC
Solubility:insoluble in water
Appearance: brown to rust crystalline powder
Hazard Symbols: IrritantXi,HarmfulXn
2-Amino-5-nitrophenol is used as an intermediate in the manufacture of several azo dyes, including ci solvent red 8, which is used for colouring synthetic resins, lacquers, inks and wood stains. It is also used as a dye in semi-permanent hair colouring products to produce red and gold-blond shades. It is used to a limited extent in permanent hair colouring products.
It is stable under normal temperatures and pressures, we should store it in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.