Agent Name

5-Methylchrysene

CAS Number

3697-24-3

Formula

C19-H14

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Chrysene, 5-methyl-; 5-Methyl Chrysene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Solid; Exhibits a brilliant bluish-violet fluorescence in ultraviolet light; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

No commercial production or known use; [HSDB]

Comments

See "POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.53E-7 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Possible Carcinogen

NTP Carcinogen

Anticipated Human Carcinogen

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