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Testing Status of p-Toluenesulfonamide M010080


CASRN: 70-55-3

Formula: C7-H9-N-O2-S

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 4-Methylbenzenesulfonamide
  • P-TSA

Known Uses

Intermediate for pesticides and drugs; used in the production of resins & fluorescent pigments. Used in the anodizing of aluminum products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 2 weeks (Dosed-Feed)  (C20301)  Completed 
    • Rats: F344/NTac; Mice: B6C3F1
    • Dose: R&M: 0, 750, 1500, 3000, 10, 000, or 30, 000 ppm.
  • 13 weeks (Dosed-Feed)  (C20301)  Completed 
    • Rats: F344/NTac; Mice: B6C3F1
    • Dose: R&M: 0, 625, 1250, 2500, 5000, or 10, 000 ppm.

Genetic Toxicology

  • Micronucleus  (F66788)  Completed 
    • Rats: F344/NTac
    • Male Negative 
    • Female Negative 
  • Micronucleus  (F79645)  Completed 
    • Mice: B6C3F1
    • Male Negative 
    • Female Negative 
  • Salmonella  (A84238)  Completed 
    •  Negative