National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 2-Vinylpyridine - M990022

 

CASRN: 100-69-6

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Ethenyl-pyridine

Known Uses

Acrylic fiber comonomer; grafting reagent (ashless lubricant dispersants). 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

  • Salmonella  (A86958)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
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