CAS RN: 51-28-5

Major Uses

For 2,4-dinitrophenol (USEPA/OPP Pesticide Code: 037509) there are 0 labels match. /SRP: Not registered for current use in the U.S., but approved pesticide uses may change periodically and so federal, state and local authorities must be consulted for currently approved uses./
The active ingredient is no longer contained in any registered pesticide products ... "cancelled."
Manufacture of dyes and diaminophenol; wood preservative; insecticide; as indicator; as reagent for detection of potassium and ammonium ions.
Chem int for ci sulfur black 1, ci sulfur black 2, photochemicals & explosives; acid-base indicator; fungicide for protection of metal-cutting oil emulsions.
Polymerization inhibitor in styrene production.
2,4-Dinitrophenol is used primarily as a chemical intermediate for the production of ... azo dyes.
Use in manufacturing of photographic developers.
/SRP: Former use/ Medication, as dieting aid.
Used as a fungicide on railroad ties, wood poles/posts, wood pilings, and in wood pressure treatment to prevent wood rot/decay fungi. /Former/
Used as an insecticide and miticide for domestic dwellings (outdoor) to control mosquitos. /Former/
Medication (vet):
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