Agent Name

N-Methyl-N-nitrosobenzenamine

Alternative Name

N-Nitrosmethylphenylamine

CAS Number

614-00-6

Formula

C7-H8-N2-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Aniline, N-methyl-N-nitroso-; Benzenamine, N-methyl-N-nitroso-; Methylnitroso phenylamine; Methylnitrosoaniline; Methylphenylnitrosamine; N-Methyl-N-nitrosaniline; N-Methyl-N-nitrosoaniline; N-Methyl-N-phenylnitrosamine; N-Methyl-N-phenylnitrosoamine; N-Nitroso-N-methylaniline; N-Nitrosomethylphenylamine; NMA; Nitrosomethylaniline; Phenylmethylnitrosamine; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitrosamines

Description

Yellow solid; mp = 14.7 deg C; [HSDB] Liquid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Danger of cutaneous absorption; MAC-2 (considered to be carcinogenic for man because sufficient data from long-term animal studies or limited evidence from animal studies substantiated by evidence from epidemiological studies indicate that it can make a significant contribution to cancer risk); [MAK] May cause irritation; Causes liver and kidney injury in high-dose animal studies; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.15 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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