National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Pentaethylenehexamine - M20230

 

CASRN: 4067-16-7

Formula: C10-H28-N6

Synonyms/Common Names

  • PEHA
  • 3,6,9,12-Tetraazatetradecane-1,14-diamine (9CI)

Known Uses

Reactive hardener in epoxy resins. (3)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Drosophila  (973936)  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  (449184)  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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