Agent Name

Phenanthrene-d10

CAS Number

1517-22-2

Formula

C14-D10

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Perdeuteriophenanthrene; [ChemIDplus] Phenanthrene(d10); Phenanthrene (d10); (d10)Phenanthrene; (d10) Phenanthrene; Deuterated phenanthrene; Phenanthrene (deuterated); [NTP] UN3077

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Colorless solid; [NTP] Hygroscopic solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in dyestuffs, explosives, medical synthesis, and biochemical studies; [NTP]

Comments

May cause skin photo-sensitization; Possible carcinogen; [NTP] A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion; Causes photosensitivity, with light induced allergic reactions ranging from sunburn-like reactions to edematous, vesiculated lesions, or bullae; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Phenanthrene."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Environmentally hazardous substances, solid, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Contact Dermatitis, Photoirritant

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