2,6-Dibromo-4-methylaniline is used as coupling reagent in spectrophotometric determination of carbaryl in various environmental samples. It was also in preparation of 2-bromo-6-iodo-4-methylaniline. 2,6-Dibromo-4-methylaniline undergoes Suzuki-coupling reaction with 2-dihydroxyboryl-3-methyl-2-cyclopenten-1-one during synthesis of the dinuclear dichlorotitanium complexes. 2,6-Dibromo-4-methylaniline is also used as an intermediate for the synthesis of pharmaceutucals, agrochemicals, dyes and other organic chemicals.
Insoluble in water.
Stable under ordinary conditions.
|72° to 76°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.