National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of 2,4,5-Trichlorophenol - 10303-W


CASRN: 95-95-4

Formula: C6-H3-Cl3-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Dowicide 2

Known Uses

Chemical intermediate for herbicides, insecticides, preservative for adhesives, textiles, rubber, wood, paints, in paper manufacture, cooling towers, on swimming pool surfaces, as veterinary medication

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (072277)  Completed 
    • Citation: Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., Speck, W., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity test results for 250 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 5 (Suppl 1) (1983) 3-142
    •  Negative 
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