Chemical Detail

Chemical NameBenz[a]anthracene
Synonym(s)1,2-Benz(a)anthracene | 1,2-Benzanthracene | 1,2-Benzanthrene | 1,2-Benzoanthracene | 2,3-Benzophenanthrene | 2,3-Benzphenanthrene | AI3-50599 | BA | Benz(a)anthracene | Benzanthracene | Benzanthrene | Benzo(a)anthracene | Benzo(b)phenanthrene | Benzoanthracene | NSC 30970 | Naphthanthracene | Tetraphene
CASRN56-55-3
Category MemberN590: Polycyclic aromatic compounds
De minimis Limit %*
The de minimis exemption is not available for this chemical
De minimis NotesThe de minimis exemption is not available for this chemical
M,P/OU Threshould (lb)100/100
Listing TypeChemical category member
Effective Date1995-01-01
Chemical QualifierNo
MetalNo
Chemical of Special ConcernYes
Per- or Polyfluoroalkyl SubstanceNo
Structural image
Structural representation of Benz[a]anthracene

Rulemaking Changes Affecting This Chemical

StatusEffective Reporting YearFR Proposed RuleFR Final Rule
Added to category199559 FR 1788 (1/12/1994)59 FR 61432 (11/30/1994)