Agent Name

Triphenylene

CAS Number

217-59-4

Formula

C18-H12

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

9,10-Benzophenanthrene; 9,10-Benzphenanthrene; Benzo(l)phenanthrene; 1,2,3,4-Dibenznaphthalene; Isochrysene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Light yellow powder, insoluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS."

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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