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3-amino-1-methylbenzene
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Description

M-toluidine is an organic compound that is used in the production of dyes, pigments, and other industrial products. It is a colorless to pale yellow liquid with an aromatic odor. It is also known as toluidine, methylbenzene, and phenylmethane.

M-toluidine is toxic and can cause irritation to the skin, eyes, and respiratory system. It can also cause nausea, vomiting, and dizziness. Long-term exposure to m-toluidine can lead to liver and kidney damage, as well as an increased risk of cancer.

Associated brand names include: Toluene, Toluol, Toluene-2,4-diisocyanate, Toluene-2,6-diisocyanate, Toluene-2,4,6-triisocyanate, and Toluene-2,4-diamine.

Synonyms
  • 1-aminophenylmethane
  • 3-aminotoluene
  • 3-methylaniline
  • 3-methylbenzenamine
  • 3-toluidine
  • m-aminotoluene
  • m-toluidine
  • m-tolylamine
  • meta-aminotoluene
  • meta-toluidine
  • meta-tolylamine
Classifications
  • chemical precursor

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