National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m940108

Testing Status of 1,4-Benzenedimethanamine (9CI) - M940108

 

CASRN: 539-48-0

Formula: C8-H12-N2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • p-Phenylenebis(methylamine)
  • p-Xylylendiamine

Known Uses

Intermediate for accelerators, dyes, pharmaceuticals, insecticides, fungicides, surface active agents; tanning; dyeing of acetate textiles; fuel additive; component of paint removers; solvent; photographic developer; rocket propellant (cond. Chem dic)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A08437)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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