Agent Name

2-Aminofluorene

CAS Number

153-78-6

Formula

C13-H11-N

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Fluorenamine; 2-Fluoreneamine; 2-Fluorenylamine; 9H-Fluoren-2-amine; Aminofluoren [German]; Fluorene, 2-amino-; Fluoren-2-amine; Fluoren-2-ylamine; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Brown solid; [CAMEO] Off-white powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as an experimental carcinogen for research; [HSDB]

Comments

Evidence for carcinogenicity in studies with rats and mice; [HSDB] An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.79E-5 mm Hg

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