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Substance Name: Potassium azide
RN: 20762-60-1
UNII: J3LSB2C8SO
InChIKey: TZLVRPLSVNESQC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • K-N3

Molecular Weight

  • 81.119
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Potassium azide

Synonyms

  • AI3-52879
  • Caswell No. 682B
  • EINECS 244-013-1
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 107702
  • Potassium azide
  • UNII-J3LSB2C8SO

Systematic Names

  • Potassium azide
  • Potassium azide (K(N3))

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 20762-60-1

FDA UNII

  • J3LSB2C8SO

Other Registry Numbers

  • 12136-44-6
  • 32151-54-5

System Generated Number

  • 0020762601

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/K.N3/c;1-3-2/q+1;-1

InChIKey

TZLVRPLSVNESQC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

N(#N)=[N-].[K+]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
bird - wild LD50 oral 17800ug/kg (17.8mg/kg)   Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. Vol. 12, Pg. 355, 1983.
rat LD50 oral 27mg/kg (27mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. PB85-143766,