49473-U

Supelco

Benzo[a]pyrene solution

certified reference material, 100 μg/mL in methylene chloride

Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C20H12
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
252.31
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24

Quality Level

grade

certified reference material
TraceCERT®

CofA

current certificate can be downloaded

packaging

ampule of 1 mL

availability

available only in Italy

concentration

100 μg/mL in methylene chloride

application(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

Featured Industry

Environmental

format

single component solution

storage temp.

room temp

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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Application

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

Other Notes

This Certified Reference Material (CRM) is produced and certified in accordance with ISO 17034 and ISO/IEC 17025. All information regarding the use of this CRM can be found on the certificate of analysis.

Legal Information

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

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Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Target Organs

Central nervous system

RIDADR

UN 1593 6.1 / PGIII

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Luchun Duan et al.
Environment international, 70, 192-202 (2014-06-18)
Oral bioavailability of benzo[a]pyrene (B[a]P) was studied in a swine model using eight spiked soil samples after incubation for 50 and/or 90 days. Silica sand was used as a reference material and the relative bioavailability (RB) of B[a]P in soils...
K P Miller et al.
Drug metabolism reviews, 33(1), 1-35 (2001-03-29)
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons are ubiquitous contaminants in the environment. Benzo[a]pyrene (BaP), a prototypical member of this class of chemicals, has been extensively studied for its toxic effects in laboratory animals and human populations. BaP toxicity is often mediated by oxidative...
Studies on the metabolism of benzo[a]pyrene and dose-dependent differences in the mutagenic profile of its ultimate carcinogenic metabolite.
A H Conney et al.
Drug metabolism reviews, 26(1-2), 125-163 (1994-01-01)
Emilien L Jamin et al.
PloS one, 8(3), e58591-e58591 (2013-03-14)
Colorectal neoplasia is the third most common cancer worldwide. Environmental factors such as diet are known to be involved in the etiology of this cancer. Several epidemiological studies have suggested that specific neo-formed mutagenic compounds related to meat consumption are...
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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