National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Tetraethyl lead - 10031-L

 

CASRN: 78-00-2

Formula: C8-H20-Pb

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Tetraethylplumbane (9CI)

Known Uses

Chemical intermediate for organomercury fungicides, mixed alkyl leads in gasoline

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (474795)  Completed 
    • Citation: Mortelmans, K., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Speck, W., Tainer, B., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. II. Results from the testing of 270 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 8 (Suppl 7) (1986) 1-119
    •  Negative 
  • Salmonella  (725476)  Completed 
    • Citation: Mortelmans, K., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Speck, W., Tainer, B., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. II. Results from the testing of 270 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 8 (Suppl 7) (1986) 1-119
    •  Negative 

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • 14 days Immunotoxicity (Gavage)  (IMM20009)  Completed 
    • Female Mice: B6C3F1
    • Dose: 0, 0.5, 1.0, OR 2.0 MG/KG.
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