Catalogue number: B205800
Chemical name: Benzopyrene
Synonyms: Benzo[a]pyrene; 3,4-Benz[a]pyrene; 3,4-Benzopyrene; 3,4-Benzpyrene; 4,5-Benzpyrene; 6,7-Benzopyrene; BaP; Benz[a]pyrene; Benzo[d,e,f]chrysene; Benzopyrene; NSC 21914;
CAS Number: 50-32-8
Possible CAS #: NA
Molecular form.: C₂₀H₁₂
Appearance: Yellow Solid
Melting Point: >149°C (dec.)
Mol. Weight: 252.31
Storage: Refrigerator
Solubility: Chloroform (Slightly), Ethyl Acetate (Slightly)
Stability: No Data Available
Category: Aromatics, Mutagenesis Research Chemicals,
Boiling Point: No Data Available
Applications: Benzopyrene is a polyaromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) found in coal tar. Benzopyrene is a known carcinogen. The metbolism of Benzopyrene results in diol epoxides that react and bind to DNA forming adducts which in turns leads to mutations and eventually cancer.
Dangerous Goods Info: Not a dangerous good if item is equal too or less than 1g/ml and there is less than 100g in the package
References: Arif, J. et al.: DNA Adducts, 127 (2010); Nair, S. et al.: Cancer Prev. Res., 2, 895 (2009); Staal, Y. et al.: Carcinogenesis, 27, 646 (2006); Mensing, T. et al.: Int. Hyg. Env. Health, 208, 197 (2005);
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