N-Nitrosodipropylamine

IUPAC Name: N,N-dipropylnitrous amide

Source: Used in laboratory experiments. Also forms as a byproduct of rubber and pesticide production.

Summary: N-Nitrosodipropylamine is an organic compound formed as a byproduct in the production of pesticides and rubber. It may also be used in laboratory experiments for research on animals. It is a member of the N-nitrosoamines. It is a yellow liquid at room temperature and has a density of 0.9163 g/mL at 20 C. It has low solubility in water. A Koc value of 280 indicates moderate mobility within soil. The major fate processes in soil are biodegradation and volatilization. The main fate process within water is photodegradation.

GHS Hazard Statement: H302, H341, H350, H351, H361, H371, H411, GHS07, GHS08, GHS09