Testing Status of Acenaphthene - 83329
- Acenaphthylene, 1,2-Dihydro- (9CI)
Pharmaceuticals, dye intermediate, in manufacture of plastics, insecticides, occurs in coal tar (Merck 1989). 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.
- 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