Agent Name

Quaterphenyl

CAS Number

29036-02-0

Formula

C24-H18

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Quaterphenyls; Quaterbenzene; Santotar 9; Santowax Q; [EPA ChAMP: Submission]

Category

Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Waxy solid; [EPA ChAMP: Hazard Characterization]

Comments

Causes effects on food intake, gastritis, and other liver changes in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] Santotar 9 (Santowax Q): Commercial mixture containing 90% quaterphenyls and 10% terphenyls; Pure quarterphenyl or isolated isomers are not marketed; [EPA ChAMP: Submission] See "Biphenyl."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

8.6E-7 mm Hg

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