PHENYLHYDRAZINE - (100-63-0)

Introduction

Name: phenylhydrazine
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 100-63-0
Chemical Formula: C6H8N2 or C6H5NHNH2
Molar Mass: 108.14112 g
Mass Percent: C 66.639 %; H 7.4564 %; N 25.904 % 
Isomers:  p-phenylenediamine  •  adiponitrile  •  o-phenylenediamine

Classification

• organic • aromatic

Uses/Function

• "Manuf[acturing] dyes, antipyrine, nitron (a stabilizer for explosives); reagent for sugars, aldehydes, ketones." 1

Bonding

Double Bonds: 3
Triple Bonds: 0
Sigma Bonds: 16
Pi Bonds: 3
Total: 19
Carboxyl Groups: 0
Hydroxyl Groups: 0

For More Information

Sources

(1) - The Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs, and Biologicals, 13th ed.; Budavari, S.; O'Neil, M.J.; Smith, A.; Heckelman, P. E.; Kinneary, J. F., Eds.; Merck & Co.: Whitehouse Station, NJ, 2001; entry 7377.