Nomination Summary for MX [3-chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2-furanone] (N94313)
Nominated Substances: 3-Chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2(5H)-furanone(MX)
Nomination Date: 09/09/1994
Rationale: Potential for widespread human exposure as a byproduct of water chlorination; mutagen in Salmonella.
Agents and Status
The following information relates to the specific agent and may include history from earlier or later nominations for this same agent.
Agent Name: 3-Chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2(5H)-furanone(MX)