Agent Name

Phenanthridine

CAS Number

229-87-8

Formula

C13-H9-N

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

3,4-Benzoisoquinoline; 3,4-Benzoquinoline; 5-Azaphenanthrene; 6-Phenanthridine; 9-Azaphenanthrene; Benzo(c)quinoline; [ChemIDplus] 3,4-Benzoquinaline; Benza(c)quinoline; [CAMEO] UN2811

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Solid; [CAMEO] Light brown crystalline solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

An irritant that may cause serious eye injury; Toxic by ingestion; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.08E-5 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Toxic solid, organic, n.o.s."

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