9,10-Dimethylanthracene is used as an antioxidant-photosensitizer dual-loaded polymeric micelles with controllable production of reactive oxygen species. It is also used as chemical rate constant actinometer in singlet molecular oxygen reactions.
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Hazard Statements: H341-H351
Suspected of causing genetic defects. Suspected of causing cancer.
Precautionary Statements: P201-P280-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
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