Agent Name

N-Nitrosonornicotine

Alternative Name

NNN

CAS Number

16543-55-8

Formula

C9-H11-N3-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

NNN; 1'-Demethyl-1'-nitrosonicotine; 1'-Desmethyl-1'-nitrosonicotine; 1'-Nitroso-1'-demethylnicotine; 1'-Nitrosonornicotine; 1-Nitroso-2-(3-pyridyl)pyrrolidine; 3-(1-Nitroso-2-pyrrolidinyl)pyridine; N'-Nitrosonornicotine; NNN; Nicotine, 1'-demethyl-1'-nitroso-; Nicotine, 1'-nitroso-1'-demethyl-; Nitrosonornicotine; Pyridine, 3-(1-nitroso-2-pyrrolidinyl)-, (S)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitrosamines

Description

Yellow liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a research chemical; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.000512 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Known Carcinogen

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