Agent Name

1,2:3,4-Dibenzanthracene

CAS Number

215-58-7

Formula

C22-H14

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Benzotriphenylene; 1,2:3,4-Dibenzanthracene; 1,2:3,4-Dibenzoanthracene; 2,3-Benzotriphenylene; Dibenz(a,c)anthracene; Dibenzo(a,c)anthracene; Benzo(b)triphenylene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Slightly yellow solid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; May be harmful after ingestion, inhalation, or skin absorption; May damage the liver and lungs; [MSDSonline] See "POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.73E-9 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

mp = 205 deg C; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

IARC Carcinogen

Possible Carcinogen

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