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Substance Name: Copper(II) nitrate
RN: 3251-23-8
UNII: 9TC879S2ZV
InChIKey: XTVVROIMIGLXTD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formulas

  • Cu.2H-N-O3
  • N2-O6.Cu

Molecular Weight

  • 187.554
 

Classification Codes

Classification Code

  • Skin / Eye Irritant

Superlist Classification Code

  • Reportable Quantity (RQ) = 100 lb
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Copper(II) nitrate
  • Cupric nitrate

Synonyms

  • Caswell No. 246
  • Claycop
  • Copper dinitrate
  • Copper(2+) nitrate
  • Copper(II) nitrate
  • Cupric dinitrate
  • Cupric nitrate
  • EC 221-838-5
  • EINECS 221-838-5
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 076102
  • HSDB 264
  • Nitric acid, copper(2+) salt
  • UNII-9TC879S2ZV

Systematic Names

  • Copper dinitrate
  • Nitric acid, copper(2+) salt
  • Nitric acid, copper(2+) salt (2:1)

Superlist Names

  • Copper nitrate
  • Copper(II) nitrate
  • Cupric nitrate
  • Nitric acid, copper(2+) salt

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 3251-23-8

FDA UNII

  • 9TC879S2ZV

System Generated Number

  • 0003251238

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formulas

  • Cu.2H-N-O3
  • N2-O6.Cu

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • COMPONENT
  • Cu
  • H-N-O3
  • N2-O6

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/Cu.2NO3/c;2*2-1(3)4/q+2;2*-1

InChIKey

XTVVROIMIGLXTD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

[N+]([O-])([O-])=O.[N+](=O)([O-])[O-].[Cu+2]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 17100ug/kg (17.1mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Indian Journal of Pharmacology. Vol. 23, Pg. 153, 1991.
mouse LD50 intravenous 23300ug/kg (23.3mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Indian Journal of Pharmacology. Vol. 23, Pg. 153, 1991.
mouse LD50 oral 430mg/kg (430mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Indian Journal of Pharmacology. Vol. 23, Pg. 153, 1991.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 20mg/kg (20mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Indian Journal of Pharmacology. Vol. 23, Pg. 153, 1991.
rat LD50 intravenous 14700ug/kg (14.7mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Indian Journal of Pharmacology. Vol. 23, Pg. 153, 1991.
rat LD50 oral 794mg/kg (794mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Indian Journal of Pharmacology. Vol. 23, Pg. 153, 1991.