2-Nitrofluorene

2-Nitrofluorene is a by-product of combustion and is a nitrated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (fluorene). 2-Nitrofluorene is listed as an IARC Group 2B carcinogen,[2] indicating it is possibly carcinogenic to humans.[3]

2-Nitrofluorene
Kekulé, skeletal formula of 2-nitrofluorene
Names
IUPAC name
2-Nitrofluorene[citation needed]
Systematic IUPAC name
2-Nitro-9H-fluorene[1]
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
1877983
ChEBI
ChEMBL
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.009.217
EC Number
  • 210-138-5
KEGG
MeSH 2-Nitrofluorene
RTECS number
  • LL8225000
UNII
UN number 3077
Properties
C13H9NO2
Molar mass 211.220 g·mol−1
Melting point 156 to 158 °C (313 to 316 °F; 429 to 431 K)
log P 3.982
Hazards
GHS pictograms GHS08: Health hazard
GHS Signal word Warning
H351
P281
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2-nitrofluorene - PubChem Public Chemical Database". The PubChem Project. USA: National Center for Biotechnology Information. Descriptors Computed from Structure.
  2. ^ Agents Classified by the IARC Monographs
  3. ^ "2-nitrofluorene: Carcinogenic Potency Database". Berkley. Retrieved 19 January 2011.