National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 1,5-Dinitronaphthalene - 605710

 

CASRN: 605-71-0

Formula: C10-H6-N2-O4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Naphthalene, 1,5-dinitro-

Known Uses

Used in dyes & as intermediate in munitions

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • In Vitro Cytogenetics (CA/SCE)  (730559)  Completed 
    • Sister Chromatid Exchange Negative 
    • Chromosome Aberrations Positive 
  • Salmonella  (866100)  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
    •  Positive 
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