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Testing Status of 3,4-Diaminotoluene 496720


CASRN: 496-72-0

Formula: C7-H10-N2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,2-Benzenediamine, 4-methyl-

Known Uses

Formerly used in hair dye. Intermediate for corrosion inhibitors and antioxidants. Research chemical.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (603459)  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
    •  Positive