National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of N-(3-Chloroallyl)hexaminium chloride - 10285-D


CASRN: 4080-31-3

Formula: C9-H16-Cl-N4.Cl

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1-(3-Chloroallyl)-3,5,7-triaza-1-azoniaadamantane chloride
  • 1-(3-chloroprop-2-en-1-yl)-3,5,7-triaza-1-azoniatricyclo[,7]decane
  • Dowco 184 (TM)
  • Dowicide Q (TM)
  • Dowicil (TM) 75
  • Quanternium (TM) 15
  • 3,5,7-Triaza-1-azoniaadamantane, 1-(3-chloroallyl)-, chloride
  • 3,5,7-Triaza-1-azoniatricyclo(,7)decane, 1-(3-chloro-2-propenyl)-, chloride

Known Uses

Biocide; preservative for paints and cosmetics.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Nomination Background

Special Studies

  • Absorption Disposition Metabolism Elimination (Gavage; Intravenous)  (S0075)  Completed 
    • Male Rats
    • Dose: PO:1.86, 9.51, 46.6 IV:9.95 MG/KG.

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (614941)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelmans, K. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. IV. Results from the testing of 300 chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 11 (Suppl 12) (1988) 1-158
    •  Weakly Positive 
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