phenylmercuric acetate

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phenylmercuric acetate

[¦fen·əl·mər′kyu̇r·ik ′as·ə‚tāt]
(organic chemistry)
C8H8O2Hg White to cream-colored prisms with a melting point of 148-150°C; soluble in alcohol, benzene, and glacial acetic acid; used as an antiseptic, fungicide, herbicide, and mildewcide.
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The Merck Index (Budovari, 1996) lists at least one mercury based herbicide, phenylmercuric acetate, which once was legal.
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Investigators discovered the boy had inhaled mercury vapor from interior walls covered with water-based (latex) paint containing phenylmercuric acetate, a mercury-laden preservative.
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