National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Disperse blue 7 - 3179906


CASRN: 3179-90-6

Formula: C18-H18-N2-O6

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,4-Dihydroxy-5,8-bis((2-hydroxyethyl)amino)-9,10-anthracenedione
  • 1,4-Dihydroxy-5,8-bis((2-hydroxyethyl)amino)anthraquinone

Known Uses

Dye for acetate, polyester, wool, plastics

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • In Vitro Cytogenetics (CA/SCE)  (264454)  Completed 
    • Sister Chromatid Exchange Positive 
    • Chromosome Aberrations Positive 
  • Salmonella  (859126)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
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