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Testing Status of N-Nitrosodiethanolamine 10143-H


CASRN: 1116-54-7

Formula: C4-H10-N2-O3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2,2'-(Nitrosoimino)bisethanol (9CI)

Known Uses

N-nitroso compounds are produced primarily as research chemicals and not for commercial purposes. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 13-Week (Dosed-Water)  (C55583)  Completed 
    • Rats: F344/N; Mice: Not Available

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (278013)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelmans, K. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. IV. Results from the testing of 300 chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 11 (Suppl 12) (1988) 1-158
    •  Positive