National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Tris(4-chlorophenyl)methanol - 08037


CASRN: 3010-80-8

Formula: C19-H13-Cl3-O

Synonyms/Common Names


Known Uses

Production of synthetic high polymers and lightfast dyes for acrylic fibers. Occupational Exposure: Exposure may occur during manufacture of synthetic high polymers, lightfast dyes for acrylic fibers, anthelmintic drugs, and agrochemical formulations (e.g., DDT).

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Special Studies

  • Absorption Disposition Metabolism Elimination (Gavage; Intravenous)  (K08037)  Completed 
    • Citation: Amended Final Study Report Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism and Excretion (ADME) and Toxicokinetic (TK) Studies of Tris(4-Chlorophenyl)Methane (TCPME, CAS # 27575-78-6) and Tris(4-Chlorophenyl)Methanol (TCPMOH, CAS # 3010-80-8) in Harlan Sprague Dawley Rats (HSD) and B6C3F1/N Mice
    • Male Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley; Male Mice: B6C3F1/N; Male Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley; Male Mice: B6C3F1/N

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (G08037)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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