National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Dimethylcyanamide - 10684-V

 

CASRN: 1467-79-4

Formula: C3-H6-N2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Dimethylcarbamic Acid Nitrile
  • N-Cyano-N-methylmethanamine
  • N,N-Dimethylcyanamide

Known Uses

Chemical intermediate; solvent. 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  (392001)  Completed 
    • Citation: Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., Speck, W., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity test results for 250 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 5 (Suppl 1) (1983) 3-142
    •  Negative 
  • Salmonella  (511666)  Completed 
    • Citation: Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., Speck, W., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity test results for 250 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 5 (Suppl 1) (1983) 3-142
    •  Negative 
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