Benzidine (4,4′-Diaminobiphenyl) is an environmental genotoxin that posses increased risks of cancer to exposed people. Benzidine may be used as a reference material in procedures that analyze for benzidine. Benzidine can be used in studies on its mechanisms of genotoxicity.
Tumor initiator in mammalian liver and urinary bladder.
OSHA′s Safety and Health Standard 29 CFR 1910 does not apply to a solution or mixture containing less than 0.1%. Injecting a compatible solvent permits preparation of any desired strength solution without exposure to benzidine.
Isopac is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC
100 mg in serum bottle
Packaged in a 100 mL serum bottle with butyl rubber stopper and aluminum tear seal.
Dissolving the contents in 100 mL of solvent yields a 0.1% solution.