Agent Name

9-Anthroic acid

CAS Number

723-62-6

Formula

C15-H10-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

9-Carboxyanthracene; ANCA; Anthracene-9-carboxylic acid; 9-Anthracenecarboxylic acid; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Yellow powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Chloride channel blocker." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

Causes muscle contraction or spasticity in intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of mice (LD50 = 750 mg/kg); [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.22E-7 mm Hg

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