National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Urotropine - 11535-P

 

CASRN: 100-97-0

Formula: C6-H12-N4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Hexamethylenetetramine

Known Uses

Gas absorber, fuel for camp stoves, urinary antiseptic (vet), curing agent for phenolic resins, textile treating agent, rubber accelerator, chemical intermediate, adhesives, coatings, sealers, corrosion inhibitor, stabilizer for oils. 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  (334557)  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
    •  Equivocal 
  • Salmonella  (707856)  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
    •  Equivocal 
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