2,4 Dinitrobromobenzene is a useful organic intermediate and easier to prepare in a home lab than 2,4 dinitrochlorobenzene.
2,4 Dinitrobromobenzene is soluble in water and methanol.
2,4 Dinitrobromobenzene is an off-white crystalline stubstance that, when pure, melts at 71°C-73°C. It has a density of 1.91 g/cm3.
2,4 Dinitrobromobenzene is not offered by any suppliers available to the amateur. However, 2,4 dinitrochlorobenzene may be available from chemical suppliers and this compound finds very similar uses.
2,4 Dinitrobromobenzene is a mutagen and skin irritant. It may have shock sensitivity, though there are no good references on this.