Ninhydrin

Molecular formula:
C9H6O4
Chemical compound:
ninhydrin
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Hazard information warning

Irritant

  • Hazard statements
    • Harmful if swallowed.
    • Causes skin irritation.
    • Causes serious eye irritation.
    • May cause respiratory irritation.
  • Precautionary statements
    • Avoid breathing dust/fume/ gas/mist/vapours/spray.
    • IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do – continue rinsing.