Diazonium Salt

A compound with general form Ar-NN+X-, where Ar represents a substituted benzene ring and X- is a halide ion such as chloride.

Diazonium salts are unstable and explosive in dry form. They are used to manufacture many different organic compounds, including azo dyes.


See also: Benzene.

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Subjects: Chemistry