Ninhydrin has a variety of uses but is typically used to detect fingerprints and primary and secondary amines.

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CAS Number

485-47-2

Einecs Number

207-618-1

% Active

99.5%+

Chemical Formula

C9H6O4

Molecular Weight

178.14g/mol

Synonyms

2,2-Dihydroxy-1H-indene-1,3(2H)-dione

2,2-Dihydroxyindane-1,3-dione

1,2,3-Indantrione hydrate

 

H319 – Causes serious eye irritation.
H315 – Causes skin irritation.
H302 – Harmful if swallowed.

P301+P312+P330 – IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER/doctor if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth.
P305+P351+P338 – IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P302+P352 – IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.
P332+P313: If skin irritation occurs: Get medical attention.