Agent Name

Benz(c)acridine

CAS Number

225-51-4

Formula

C17-H11-N

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

12-Azabenz(a)anthracene; 3,4-Benzacridine; 3,4-Benzoacridine; 7,8-Benzacridine [French]; B(c)AC; alpha-Chrysidine; alpha-Naphthacridine; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Yellow solid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a research chemical; Not commercially used or produced; [HSDB]

Comments

See "POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.49E-7 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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