Agent Name

Dinitrosopentamethylenetetramine

CAS Number

101-25-7

Formula

C5-H10-N6-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1,3,5,7-Tetraazabicyclo(3.3.1)nonane, 3,7-dinitroso-; 1,5-Endomethylene-3,7-dinitroso-1,3,5,7-tetraazacyclooctane; 1,5-Methylene-3,7-dinitroso-1,3,5,7-tetraazacyclooctane; 3,4-Di-N-nitrosopentamethylenetetramine; 3,7-Di-N-nitrosopentamethylenetetramine; 3,7-Dinitroso-1,3,5,7-tetraazabicyclo-(3,3,1)-nonane; Aceto DNPT 100; Aceto DNPT 40; Aceto DNPT 80; Cellmic A 80; Celmike A; ChKhZ 18; Chempor N 90; Chempor PC 65; DNMPT; DNPT; Di-N-nitrosopentamethylenetetramine; Dinitrosopentamethylene tetramine; Dinitrosopentamethylenetetraamine; Dinitrosopentamethylenetetramine; Dipentax; DNPMT; Khempor N 90; Micropor; Mikrofor N; N(1),N(3)-Dinitrosopentamethylenetetramine; N(sup 1),N(sup 3)-Dinitrosopentamethylenetetramine; N(sup1),N(sup3)-Dinitrosopentamethylenetetramine; N,N-Dinitrosopentamethylenetetramine; OPEX; Opex 80; Opex 93; Pentamethylenetetramine, dinitroso-; Porofor Chkhz-18; Porofor DNO/F; Porofor Chkhc-18; Porophor B; Porotor DNO/F; Unicel 100; Unicel ND; Unicel NDX; Unicel-ND; Vulcacel B-40; Vulcacel BN; Vulcacel BN 94; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitrosamines

Description

Cream-colored solid; [Hawley] Off-white powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a blowing agent (rubber and plastics); [Hawley]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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