Anthanthrene

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Anthanthrene
Skeletal formula
Ball-and-stick model
Identifiers
CAS number 191-26-4 YesY
ChemSpider 8764 YesY
KEGG C19327 N
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C22H12
Molar mass 276.33 g/mol
Appearance Golden yellow solid
Melting point 261 °C (502 °F; 534 K)
Solubility in water Insoluble
Hazards
EU Index Not listed
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Anthanthrene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon.[1] According to the International Agency for Research on Cancer, as of 2006 there was "limited evidence in experimental animals" that it is a carcinogen.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Clar, E. (1964). Polycyclic Hydrocarbons. New York: Academic Press. 
  2. ^ "PAHs: IARC Working Group, 2006". Carcinogenic Risk In Occupational Settings.