National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Dimethylamine - 10569-T

 

CASRN: 124-40-3

Formula: C2-H7-N

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Methanamine, N-methyl-

Known Uses

Vulcanizing rubber, manufacturing, detergents, reagent, chemical intermediate, antioxidant, gasoline stabilizer, pharmaceuticals, electroplating, missile fuels, propellants, depilatory, surfactants, manufacture of dyes. 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)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (346797)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.
    •  Negative 
  • Salmonella  (903473)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.
    •  Negative 
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