5-Nitro Isophthalic Acid is a pharmaceutical intermediate available in the form of light cream crystalline powder. Raw material used in its preparation are Isophthalic acid and Nitric acid. Its molecular formula is C8H5NO6, boiling point is 350.79C, density is 1.6342, refractive index is 1.5282 and melting point is 350.79C. Poly bottles are used for packing of this drug intermediate. While handling and using it, personnel are suggested to wear personal protective equipment, like mask, gloves and eye shields to prevent inhaling it.