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Benzopyrene

A potent mutagen and carcinogen. It is a public health concern because of its possible effects on industrial workers, as an environmental pollutant, an as a component of tobacco smoke.

Isomers

Name benzo[a]pyrene
3,4-Benzopyrene
MeSH 68001564
Molecular Weight 252.309 g/mol
Molecular Formula C20H12
XlogP6.4
Safety0104
Spectra(SDBS)3308
PubChem image 2336
Name Benzo[e]pyrene
4,5-Benzopyrene
Molecular Weight 252.309 g/mol
Molecular Formula C20H12
XlogP6.4
Spectra(SDBS)3022
PubChem image 9128