Agent Name

6-Nitrobenzo(a)pyrene

CAS Number

63041-90-7

Formula

C20-H11-N-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

6-Nitrobenz(a)pyrene; Benzo(a)pyrene, 6-nitro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Sources/Uses

Found in particulate emissions from aluminum smelters and from diesel and gasoline engines; [IARC]

Comments

See "1-Nitropyrene"

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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