National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Gilsonite - 10760-T

 

CASRN: 12002-43-6

Synonyms/Common Names

  • EER
  • Uintahite

Known Uses

Naturally occurring hydrocarbon of asphaltite used to produce stove oils, gasoline, inks, paints & asphalt (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (139901)  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
    •  Negative 
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