National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Fluorobenzene - M890044


CASRN: 462-06-6

Formula: C6-H5-F

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Benzene, fluoro-

Known Uses

Used to control carbon content in steel manufacture; insecticide & larvicide intermediate, reagent for plastic & resin polymers

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (639736)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
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