National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of tert-Butylamine - 11260-D


CASRN: 75-64-9

Related: N-BUTYLAMINE (CAS 109-73-9) & SEC-BUTYLAMINE (CAS 13952-84-6)

Formula: C4-H11-N

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Methyl-2-propanamine

Known Uses

Chemical intermediate. For rubber accelerators, insecticides, fungicides, dyes, and pharmaceuticals. 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  (103417)  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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