4-Amino-3-hydrazino-5-mercapto-1,2,4-triazole is a reagent used in the determination of aldehydes and other reactive chemicals.was used in purpald assay for determination of bacterial polysaccharides containing substituted or unsubstituted glycol in residues such as glycerol, ribitol, arabinitol, furanosyl galactose and sialic acid. It was used as chromogen during the determination of catalase activity in small tissue samples. It was used as reagent in determination of formaldehyde. It was used for derivatization of neutral monosaccharides during HPLC.
Soluble in Dimethyl sulfoxide. (DMSO)
Store at -20°C. Avoid contact with heat. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 4.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE SOLIDS, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
TSCA : TSCA