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General Description

Synonyms: 3-Nitropyrene

OSHA IMIS Code Number: N116

Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) Registry Number: 5522-43-0

NIOSH Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS) Identification Number: UR2480000; 70164

Health Factors

Carcinogenic Classification:
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC): Group 2B, possibly carcinogenic to humans [77 KB PDF, 27 pages]
Monitoring Methods used by OSHA

Primary Laboratory Sampling/Analytical Method (SLC1):
  • sampling media: Glass Fiber Filter (37 mm)
    analytical solvent: Benzene
    maximum volume: 960 Liters
    maximum flow rate: 2.0 L/min
    current analytical method: High Performance Liquid Chromatography; HPLC/U.
    method reference: 2 (OSHA In-House File)
    method classification: Not Validated
Conditions: C/P DB

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