National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Ethylene Glycol Evaluation

Molecular Formula:  C2H6O2

Synonyms: 1,2-Ethanediol; EG; Glycol; 1,2-Dihydroxyethane; Glycol Alcohol; Fridex; Ethane-1,2-diol; Dowtherm 4000; Dowtherm SR 1; ethylene alcohol; ethylene dihydrate; lutrol-9; macrogol 400 bpc; M.E.G.; monoethylene glycol; tescol; norkool; ucar 17; DuPont Zonyl FSE Fluorinated Surfactants; DuPont Zonyl FSO Fluorinated Surfactants; Ethylene Glycol

CAS Registry Number:  107-21-1

Chemical Structure

chemical structure of Ethylene Glycol

The NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.