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Bronopol is an antimicrobial agent which is widely utilized in wastewater produced by various industries to prevent growth of microorganisms. It is known to have chemical formula C3H6BrNO4 and molar mass of 199.989 g/mol. this compound is industrially synthesized by bromination of di(hydroxymethyl)nitromethane. Appears as white colored crystals, Bronopol has boiling & melting points of 140 & 130 degrees Celsius respectively. With endothermic reaction, it is soluble in water and shows poor solubility in non-polar solvents. It is an inorganic compound which belongs to medical class of allergens.