Agent Name

11-Thiabenzo(a)fluorene

CAS Number

239-35-0

Formula

C16-H10-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,2-Benzo-9-thiafluorene; Benzo(a)dibenzothiophene; Benzo(b)naphtho(2,1-d)thiophene; Naphtho(1,2-b)thianaphthene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Comments

There is no data available on cancer in humans. There is limited evidence of carcinogenicity in experimental animals. Benzo(b)naphtho(2,1-d)thiophene is not classifiable as to its carcinogenicity in humans. [IARC, Vol. 103, 2013] May cause skin and eye irritation; [MSDSonline] Classified as a heterocyclic aromatic compound; [HSDB] See "POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

mp = 188-190 deg C; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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