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Benzo[a]pyrene

certified reference material, TraceCERT®

Synonym(s):
3,4-Benzopyrene, 3,4-Benzpyrene, Benzo[def]chrysene
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C20H12
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
252.31
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1911333
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24

Quality Level

grade

certified reference material
TraceCERT®

form

neat

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

application(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

bp

495 °C (lit.)

mp

177-180 °C (lit.)

Featured Industry

Environmental

format

neat

SMILES string

c1ccc2c(c1)cc3ccc4cccc5ccc2c3c45

InChI

1S/C20H12/c1-2-7-17-15(4-1)12-16-9-8-13-5-3-6-14-10-11-18(17)20(16)19(13)14/h1-12H

InChI key

FMMWHPNWAFZXNH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Benzo[a]pyrene is a high molecular weight, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, which is formed the pyrolysis of organic matter, and are present in the environment particularly in the atmosphere as particulate matter.
This certified reference material (CRM) is produced and certified in accordance with ISO/IEC 17025 and ISO 17034. This CRM is traceable to primary material from an NMI, e.g. NIST or NMIJ.
Certified content by quantitative NMR incl. uncertainty and expiry date are given on the certificate.
Download your certificate at: http://www.sigma-aldrich.com.

Application

Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.

Packaging

Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Legal Information

TraceCERT is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC

Signal Word

Danger

RIDADR

UN 3077 9 / PGIII

WGK Germany

WGK 3

National air toxics program the integrated urban strategy, report to Congress (2000)
Bioaccumulation in Marine Organisms: Effect of Contaminants from Oil Well Produced Water (2002)
Yuji Fujita et al.
Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry, 18(3), 1194-1203 (2010-01-12)
The physiological role of aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR) is not yet fully understood, and investigation is hampered by the limited solubility of reported AhR ligands in aqueous media. To achieve improved solubility, we focused on our previous finding that planarity-disruption...
M Auslander et al.
Marine biotechnology (New York, N.Y.), 10(3), 250-261 (2008-01-24)
Individuals of the fish Lithognathus mormyrus were exposed to a series of pollutants including: benzo[a]pyrene, pp-DDE, Aroclor 1254, perfluorooctanoic acid, tributyl-tin chloride, lindane, estradiol, 4-nonylphenol, methyl mercury chloride, and cadmium chloride. Five mixtures of the pollutants were injected. Each mixture...
Gunnar Boysen et al.
Mutation research, 543(1), 17-30 (2003-01-03)
We review studies which investigate the presence, using structure-specific analytical methods, of DNA or protein adducts of the carcinogen benzo[a]pyrene (BaP) in human tissues. The analytical methods include high performance liquid chromatography with fluorescence detection and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Although...
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