1,6-Pyrenediamine is an intermediate in the synthesis of 1,8-Dinitropyrene (D480270), one of the major mutagens found in contaminated sediments. 1,8-Dinitropyrene is a potential human carcinogen. 1,6-Pyrenediamine may be a possible carcinogen and mutagen.
Storage and Stability:
Store at -20°C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial prior to removing the cap.