59-89-2: N-Nitrosomorpholine

N-Nitrosomorpholine (CAS No: 59-89-2) is a strong animal carcinogen and morpholine is known to be N-nitrosatable in vivo, morpholine is present in a sample of loose leaf chewing tobacco, which was packaged in an aluminum pouch indicates that there are other conceivable sources of morpholine contamination in processed tobacco.

Additional information

Catalogue No.

VL3850097

CAS No.

59-89-2

Molecular Formula

C4H8N2O2

Molecular Weight

116.12

IUPAC Name

4-nitrosomorpholine

References

Brunnemann, Klaus D., et al. “N-Nitrosomorpholine and Other Volatile N-Nitrosamines in Snuff Tobacco.” Carcinogenesis, vol. 3, no. 6, 1982, pp. 693–96, https://doi.org/10.1093/carcin/3.6.693.?

Status

In-stock