National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Ammonium perchlorate - M060091

 

CASRN: 7790-98-9

Formula: Cl-H-O4.H3-N

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Perchloric acid, ammonium salt

Known Uses

Therapeutic agent. 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.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • (A85398)  Completed 
    • Micronucleus  (A79977)  Completed 
      • Mice: B6C3F1
      • Male Negative 
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