Chemical Detail

Chemical Nameo-Nitrotoluene
Synonym(s)1-Methyl-2-nitrobenzene | 2-Methyl-1-nitrobenzene | 2-Methylnitrobenzene | Benzene, 1-methyl-2-nitro- | NSC 9577 | Toluene, o-nitro- | o-Methylnitrobenzene | o-Mononitrotoluene
CASRN88-72-2
De minimis Limit %0.1
M,P/OU Threshould (lb)25,000/10,000
Listing TypeIndividually listed chemical
Effective Date2014-01-01
Chemical QualifierNo
MetalNo
Chemical of Special ConcernNo
Per- or Polyfluoroalkyl SubstanceNo
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Structural representation of o-Nitrotoluene

Rulemaking Changes Affecting This Chemical

StatusEffective Reporting YearFR Proposed RuleFR Final Rule
Added201478 FR 15913 (3/13/2013)78 FR 66848 (11/7/2013)

Basis of OSHA Carcinogens

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