Agent Name

1-Chloroanthraquinone

CAS Number

82-44-0

Formula

C14-H7-Cl-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Chloranthrachinon [Czech]; 1-Chloro-9,10-anthraquinone; 9,10-Anthracenedione, 1-chloro-; Anthraquinone, 1-chloro-; alpha-Chloroanthraquinone; alpha-Monochloroanthraquinone; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aromatic Ketones

Description

Yellow solid; [HSDB] Yellow powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical intermediate for dyes; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin and eye irritant; [HSDB] Causes abnormal liver function test results after subcutaneous injection of experimental animals; [RTECS] An irritant; Effects in high-dose animal studies include impaired liver function tests; [MSDSonline] See "Anthraquinone."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

8.74E-7 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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