4-nitrophenol

CAS Number
100-02-7
Name
4-nitrophenol
SIN Groups
Nitro compounds
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
4-nitrophenol is an endocrine disruptor with estrogenic and antiandrogen activity, affecting reproduction and also cardiovascular function. It is categorized as an endocrine disruptor in the EU Commission EDC database.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2011 May
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Intermediate registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Acute Tox. 4 *
Acute Tox. 4 *
Acute Tox. 4 *
STOT RE 2 *

Chemical information

Synonyms
p-nitrophenol; paranitrophenol
EC number
202-811-7
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
H332
H312
H302
H373 **
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
Intermediate Use Only
Possible uses
Source: DHI 2006, EPA 1998
Leather, cork
Technical function of substances
Source: DHI 2006
Leather treatment agent; fungicide
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 8: Manufacture of  bulk, large scale chemicals (including petroleum products)
SU 9: Manufacture of fine chemicals
Registered use(s) - Chemical Product category (PC)
Source: ECHA
PC 19: Intermediate
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC 6a: Industrial use resulting in manufacture of another substance (use of intermediates)
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 1: Use in closed process, no likelihood of exposure
100-02-7