Agent Name

Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene

CAS Number

193-39-5

Formula

C22-H12

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,10-(1,2-Phenylene)pyrene; 1,10-(o-Phenylene)pyrene; 1,10-(ortho-Phenylene)pyrene; 2,3-Phenylenepyrene; 2,3-o-Phenylenepyrene; Indenopyrene; o-Phenylenepyrene; [ChemIDplus] UN3077

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Yellow solid; [ICSC] Exhibits a greenish-yellow fluorescence; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a research chemical; [HSDB] Occurs as a by-product of incomplete combustion of fossil fuels and other organic matter; [CHEMINFO]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline] See "POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.25E-10 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Possible Carcinogen

NTP Carcinogen

Anticipated Human Carcinogen

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