National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Triethylenetetramine - M20100

 

CASRN: 112-24-3

Formula: C6-H18-N4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,2-Ethanediamine, N,N'-bis(2-aminoethyl)- (9CI)

Known Uses

Intermediate, dye, pharmaceutical, surfactants, polyamide resins, curing agents for acrylate polymers, hardener for epoxy resins.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Drosophila  (204239)  Completed 
    • Citation: Foureman, P., Mason, J.M., Valencia, R., Zimmering, S. Chemical Mutagenesis Testing in Drosophila. IX. Results of 50 coded compounds tested for the National Toxicology Program. Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 23 (1994) 51-63
    • Reciprocal Translocation/Sex-Linked Recessive Lethal Equivocal 
  • Salmonella  (684507)  Completed 
    • Citation: Mortelmans, K., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Speck, W., Tainer, B., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. II. Results from the testing of 270 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 8 (Suppl 7) (1986) 1-119
    •  Positive 
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