Pyrogallol (C6H6O3)

Substance: pyrogallol.

Also known as: Pyrogallic acid

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Hazard information warning

Lower systemic health hazards
Systemic health hazards

Hazard statements

  • Harmful if swallowed
  • Harmful in contact with skin
  • Harmful if inhaled
  • Suspected of causing genetic defects
  • Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects

Precautionary statements

  • Avoid release to the environment.
  • Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. [As modified by IV ATP]

Experiments with this reagent