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Substance Name: Biuret
RN: 108-19-0
UNII: 89LJ369D1H
InChIKey: OHJMTUPIZMNBFR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Used as feed supplement for sheep and cattle since it is a good non-protein nitrogen source. In strongly alkaline solution biuret gives a violet color with copper sulfate.

Molecular Formula

  • C2-H5-N3-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 103.0805
 

Classification Codes

  • Indicators and Reagents
  • TSCA Flag T (Subject to the Section 4 Test Rule under TSCA)
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Biuret

Name of Substance

  • Biuret
  • Imidodicarbonic diamide

MeSH Heading

  • Biuret

Synonyms

  • AI3-14905
  • Allophanamide
  • Allophanic acid amide
  • Allophanimidic acid
  • Allophanimidic acid (VAN)
  • Biuret
  • Carbamoylurea
  • Carbamylurea
  • Caswell No. 106A
  • Caswell No. 159A
  • Dicarbamylamine
  • EINECS 203-559-0
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 206200
  • HSDB 5382
  • Imidodicarbonic diamide
  • Isobiuret
  • Isobiuret (VAN)
  • NSC 8020
  • UNII-89LJ369D1H
  • Urea, (aminocarbonyl)-
  • Ureidoformamide

Systematic Names

  • Biuret
  • Imidodicarbonic diamide

Superlist Name

  • Imidodicarbonic diamide

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 108-19-0

FDA UNII

  • 89LJ369D1H

Other Registry Number

  • 1866-97-3

System Generated Number

  • 0000108190

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C2H5N3O2/c3-1(6)5-2(4)7/h(H5,3,4,5,6,7)

InChIKey

OHJMTUPIZMNBFR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(=O)(N)NC(=O)N

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 190 dec deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -1.400 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 1.52E+04 mg/L 15 EXP
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 3.00E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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