National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of 2,6-Diethylaniline (2,6-DEA) - 09035


CASRN: 579-66-8

Formula: C10-H15-N

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Aniline, 2,6-diethyl-
  • 2,6-DEA

Known Uses

One of the major metabolites of the herbicide alachlor.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (G09035)  Completed 
    •  Equivocal 
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