Agent Name

N-Nitrosodi-n-butylamine

Alternative Name

DBN

CAS Number

924-16-3

Formula

C8-H18-N2-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

DBN; 1-Butanamine, N-butyl-N-nitroso-; Butylamine, N-nitrosodi-; DBNA; Di-n-butylnitrosamin [German]; Di-n-butylnitrosamine; Dibutylnitrosamine; Dibutylnitrosoamine; N,N-Di-n-butylnitrosamine; N,N-Dibutylnitrosoamine; N-Butyl-N-nitroso-1-butamine; N-Butyl-N-nitroso-1-butaneamine; N-Nitroso-di-n-butylamine; N-Nitrosodibutylamine; NDBA; Nitrosodibutylamine; [ChemIDplus] UN3082

Category

Nitrosamines

Description

Yellow liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used primarily as a research chemical; [HSDB]

Comments

Danger of cutaneous absorption; [MAK] May cause irritation; Effects in high-dose animal studies include acute tubular necrosis and cardiomyopathy; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.04 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Possible Carcinogen

NTP Carcinogen

Anticipated Human Carcinogen

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