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Testing Status of C.I. Solvent Red 5 10216-C


CASRN: 3025-77-2

Formula: C16-H12-N4-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1-((4-Nitrophenyl)azo)-2-naphthylamine

Known Uses

Chemical indicator of tear gas and chemical warfare agents in soldier's armbands. Dye for coloring varnishes, fats and waxes.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (531235)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelman, K. Salmonella Mutagenicity Tests V. Results from the Testing of 311 Chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 19 (Suppl 21) (1992) 2-141
    •  Positive