(NH4)2SO4 precipitation method for concentrating proteins
EDF Suspected – gastrointestinal or liver toxicant, neurotoxicant, respiratory toxicant. Ammonium sulfate has not been evaluated for carcinogenic potential by the International Agency for Research on Cancer or the U.S. EPA (IARC, 1987a; U.S. EPA, 1995a). Ammonium sulfate is registered as a pesticide adjuvant. It is used to facilitate the application of other pesticides,and as a synthetic fly attractant. Inhalation of ammonium sulfate for short durations can impair respiratory functionality in asthmatics.
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a.k.a. Ammonium sulfate (2:1); Diammonium sulfate; Sulfuric acid, Diammonium salt; Mohr’s Salt, Mascagnite; Actamaster; Dolamin