Dimethylglyoxime (C4H8N2O2)

Substance: dimethylglyoxime.

Also known as: Diacetyl dioxime Chugaev's Reagent

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Hazard information danger

Flammable
Toxic cat. 1 - 3

Hazard statements

  • Flammable solid
  • Toxic if swallowed

Precautionary statements

  • Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking. [As modified by IV ATP]
  • IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor/… [As modified by IV ATP]

Experiments with this reagent