Testing Status of Zinc pyrithione 10309-K

 

CASRN: 13463-41-7

Formula: C10-H8-N2-O2-S2-Zn

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Zinc, bis(1-hydroxy-2(1H)-pyridinethionato-O,S), (T-4)- (9CI)

Known Uses

Antibacterial, topical antifungal, and antiseborrheic in dandruff shampoo.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (053040)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.
    •  Negative 
  • Salmonella  (941167)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.
    •  Negative