Agent Name

Benzo(g)chrysene

CAS Number

196-78-1

Formula

C22-H14

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,2,3,4-Dibenzophenanthrene; 1,2,3,4-Dibenzphenanthrene; 1,2:3,4:7,8-Tribenznaphthalene; Benzo(a)triphenylene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Sources/Uses

Used as a research chemical; Not commercially produced in the US; [HSDB]

Comments

See "POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS."

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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