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Substance Name: Melamine
RN: 108-78-1
InChIKey: JDSHMPZPIAZGSV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C3-H6-N6

Molecular Weight

  • 126.122
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Mutation data
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • Tumor data

Superlist Classification Code

  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 3

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Melamine

Synonyms

  • 1,3,5-Triazine-2,4,6(1H,3H,5H)-triimine
  • 1,3,5-Triazine-2,4,6-triamine
  • 2,4,6-Triamino-1,3,5-triazine
  • 2,4,6-Triamino-s-triazine
  • 2,4,6-Triaminotriazine
  • 4-26-00-01253 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • ADK Stab ZS 27
  • Aero
  • AI3-14883
  • BRN 0124341
  • CCRIS 373
  • Cyanuramide
  • Cyanuric triamide
  • Cyanurotriamide
  • Cyanurotriamine
  • DG 002
  • DG 002 (amine)
  • EINECS 203-615-4
  • Hicophor PR
  • HSDB 2648
  • Isomelamine
  • Mark ZS 27
  • Melamine
  • NCI-C50715
  • NSC 2130
  • Pluragard
  • Pluragard C 133
  • s-Triazine, 2,4,6-triamino-
  • s-Triazinetriamine
  • Spinflam ML 94M
  • Teoharn
  • Theoharn
  • Triaminotriazine
  • UNII-N3GP2YSD88
  • Virset 656-4
  • Yukamelamine
  • ZS 27

Systematic Names

  • 1,3,5-Triazine-2,4,6-triamine
  • Melamine

Superlist Names

  • 1,3,5-Triazine-2,4,6-triamine
  • Melamine

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 108-78-1

Other Registry Numbers

  • 1228929-27-8
  • 130392-03-9
  • 169314-62-9
  • 504-18-7
  • 65544-34-5
  • 67757-43-1
  • 68379-55-5
  • 70371-19-6
  • 94977-27-2

Related Registry Numbers

  • 41583-09-9 (unspecified phosphate)
  • 62572-83-2 (sulfate[1:1])
  • 67797-68-6 (oxalate[1:1])

System Generated Number

  • 0000108781

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C3H6N6/c4-1-7-2(5)9-3(6)8-1/h(H6,4,5,6,7,8,9)

InChIKey

JDSHMPZPIAZGSV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(nc(nc(n1)N)N)N

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 oral 3296mg/kg (3296mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 72, Pg. 292, 1984.
Link to PubMed
mouse LD50 unreported 1gm/kg (1000mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 58(2), Pg. 14, 1993.
mouse LDLo intraperitoneal 800mg/kg (800mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: CYANOSIS

SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: LACRIMATION: EYE

BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR
"Patty's Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology," 3rd rev. ed., Clayton, G.D., and F.E. Clayton, eds., New York, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1978-82. Vol. 3 originally pub. in 1979; pub. as 2n rev. ed. in 1985.Vol. 2A, Pg. 2769, 1981.
rabbit LD50 skin > 1gm/kg (1000mg/kg)   Acute Toxicity Data. Journal of the American College of Toxicology, Part B. Vol. 1, Pg. 110, 1990.
rat LC50 inhalation 3248mg/m3 (3248mg/m3)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 58(2), Pg. 14, 1993.
rat LD50 oral 3161mg/kg (3161mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 72, Pg. 292, 1984.
Link to PubMed
rat LD50 unreported 6gm/kg (6000mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 58(2), Pg. 14, 1993.
rat LDLo intraperitoneal 3200mg/kg (3200mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR

SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: LACRIMATION: EYE

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: CYANOSIS
"Patty's Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology," 3rd rev. ed., Clayton, G.D., and F.E. Clayton, eds., New York, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1978-82. Vol. 3 originally pub. in 1979; pub. as 2n rev. ed. in 1985.Vol. 2A, Pg. 2769, 1981.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 345 dec deg C   EXP
pKa Dissociation Constant 5 (none) 25 EXP
log P (octanol-water) -1.37E+00 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 3240 mg/L 20 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 1.84E-14 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 6.60E-13 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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