CHEMICAL PROFILES|Chemical Profile

Chemical: 3,3'-DICHLOROBENZIDINE
CAS Number: 91-94-1
Chemical Profile for 3,3'-DICHLOROBENZIDINE (CAS Number: 91-94-1)

  • Human Health Hazards
    Health Hazard Reference(s)
    Recognized:Carcinogen P65
    Suspected:Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicant EPA-HEN RTECS
    Immunotoxicant EEC HAZMAP
    Kidney Toxicant RTECS
    Neurotoxicant EPA-HEN
    Respiratory Toxicant EPA-HEN
    Skin or Sense Organ Toxicant EEC HAZMAP
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  • Hazard Rankings
    More hazardous than most chemicals in 5 out of 7 ranking systems.
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  • Chemical Use Profile
    This is a high volume chemical with production exceeding 1 million pounds annually in the U.S.
    No data on industrial or consumer use in Scorecard.
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  • Rank Chemicals by Reported Environmental Releases in the United States
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  • Regulatory Coverage
    On at least 6 federal regulatory lists.
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  • Basic Testing to Identify Chemical Hazards
    Information on whether basic tests to identify chemical hazards have been conducted on this chemical is not available in US EPA's 1998 hazard data availability study.
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  • Information Needed for Safety Assessment
    Lacks at least some of the data required for safety assessment.
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  • Links
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  • Notes
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