National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of m-Nitroacetophenone - 11553-X

 

CASRN: 121-89-1

Formula: C8-H7-N-O3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1-(3-Nitrophenyl)ethanone (9CI)

Known Uses

An anthropogenic compound which is used as a synthetic intermediate in the production of dyes and other organic compounds

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (209160)  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.
    •  Positive 
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