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Testing Status of N-Phenylbenzenamine 11423-T


CASRN: 122-39-4

Formula: C12-H11-N

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Diphenylamine
  • DPA

Known Uses

Rubber antioxidant, accelerator, solid rocket propellants, pesticides, dyes, pharmaceuticals, veterinary medicine, stabilizer of nitrocellulose explosives, analytical chem., apple preservative, fungicide, antihelmintic. 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  (127784)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelmans, K. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. IV. Results from the testing of 300 chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 11 (Suppl 12) (1988) 1-158
    •  Negative