Document Details
Name of Department/Committee : PCD 26
Document Number : PCD 26 ( 25691)
Document Title [Hindi] : पी-नाइट्रोटोल्यूइन — विशिष्टि
Document Type : Revision
Language : English
Priority : 2
ICS Code : 71.080.30
Date of Project Approval : 28-03-2023
Standards to be Revised :
Sl.No. Is No & Year
1 IS 3562: 1997
Standards to be Superseded :

Classification Details
Group : Chemicals, Plastics and their Products including packaging and Environment
Sub Group : Chemicals
Sub Sub Group : Organic chemicals
Aspects : Product Specification
Risk : High
Certification : Voluntary Certification
Short Commom Man's Title :
ITCHS Code :
Ministry :
  • Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers - Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals (DCPC)
Sustainable development Goals :
Degree of Equivalence : Indigenous
Identical/Equivalent Standards :
Organization Type:

Sl.No. Synosis Points
1 p-Nitrotoluene (C7H7NO2) or 4-Nitrotoluene or 1-Methyl-4-Nitrobenzene is an intermediate used for the manufacture of p-toluidine, fuchsine and various other synthetic dyes, apart from its use in the manufacture of dinitrostilbene compounds. It is also a drug intermediate being the starting material for the preparation of p-nitrobenzoic acid which is used in the preparation of synthetic drugs like folic acid. This standard prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and testing for p-nitro- toluene, technical.

Timeline Details

S.No. P-Draft
Completion Date
Completion Date
Completion Date
Completion Date(Gazette)
Entered By Entered On
1 17-05-2024 17-09-2024 17-10-2024 17-02-2025 Ms. Anmol Agarwal 17-05-2024
Stage Date of Occurence Remarks Circulated to Files
1 Generation of Document Number 28-03-2023 -------
2 P-Draft Waived 17-05-2024 -------
3 WC Draft 17-05-2024 Duration : 60 Days
Submitted for HOD approval
4 WC Draft 17-05-2024 WC approved by HOD
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