Agent Name

Dibenzo(a,e)pyrene

CAS Number

192-65-4

Formula

C24-H14

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,2,4,5-Dibenzopyrene; DB(a,e)P; Naptho(1,2,3,4-def)chrysene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Pale yellow solid; [HSDB] Pale yellow solid; Insoluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a research chemical; Present in fossil fuels, tobacco smoke, and gasoline engine exhaust; [HSDB]

Comments

See "POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

7.03E-11 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

NTP Carcinogen

Anticipated Human Carcinogen

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