Agent Name

N-Nitrosodiphenylamine

CAS Number

86-30-6

Formula

C12-H10-N2-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Curetard A; Delac J; Difenylnitrosamin [Czech]; Diphenyl N-nitrosoamine; Diphenylamine, N-nitroso-; Diphenylnitrosamin [German]; Diphenylnitrosamine; N,N-Diphenylnitrosamine; N-Nitroso-N-phenylaniline; N-Nitroso-N-phenylbenzenamine; N-Nitrosodifenylamin [Czech]; N-Nitrosodiphenylamine; Naugard TJB; Nitrosodiphenylamine; Ortard; Redax; Retarder J; Sconoc; TJB; Vulcalent A; Vulcatard A; Vulkalent A [Czech]; Vultrol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitrosamines

Description

Yellow to brown or orange powder or flakes or a black solid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

" In the early 1980s, most U.S. rubber manufacturers replaced it with more efficient chemicals. Only one manufacturer in the United States produces N-nitrosodiphenylamine." [ATSDR ToxProfiles]

Comments

N-nitrosodiphenylamine causes bladder cancer after chronic administration to animals. No substantial evidence of liver toxicity in animals; [ATSDR ToxProfiles] No listed effects of short-term or long-term exposure; [ICSC]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.1 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

Carcinogen--No TLV;

Reference Link

ATSDR - ToxFAQs - n-Nitrosodiphenylamine

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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