4-nitrophenol catabolic process

id: GO:0046196
name: 4-nitrophenol catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of 4-nitrophenol, a nitroaromatic compound which is used in the production of dyes, leather treatment agents, fungicides and as an intermediate in the production of the insecticide parathion.

Parent Functions

GO:00189604-nitrophenol metabolic process
GO:0019336phenol-containing compound catabolic process
GO:0042178xenobiotic catabolic process