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Substance Name: Benzene, 2-methyl-1,3,5-trinitro-, manufg. wastes, red water
RN: 68648-90-8


  • TSCA Definition 2017: The waste residuum from the production of TNT using the Sellite process of contacting crystalline TNT with sodium sulfite and sodium hydrogen sulfite and separating off the red water.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Classification Code

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Names and Synonyms


  • Red water

Systematic Name

  • Benzene, 2-methyl-1,3,5-trinitro-, manufg. wastes, red water

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 68648-90-8

System Generated Number

  • 0068648908