National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of 1,2-Dimethyl-3-nitrobenzene - 83410


CASRN: 83-41-0

Formula: C8-H9-N-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 3-Nitro-o-xylene

Known Uses

Used in cans of aluminum paste or paint to prevent pressure build-up in presence of water, used in membrane electrodes

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (170923)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
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