General Information

Chemical Names: 3-AMINO-1H-1,2,3-TRIAZOLE
CAS number: 61-82-5
Functional Class:
  • Food Contaminant


Evaluation year: 1960
Comments: The Committee noted that aminotriazole is reportedly goiterogenic in rodents and induces thyroid tumors in rats; the Committee noted that there was no evidence that aminotriazole is carcinogenic in humans.
Tolerable Intake: NONE ESTABLISHED
Meeting: 05
Report: NMRS 29/TRS 220-JECFA 5/28