Testing Status of Dimethylarsinic acid 10401-J


CASRN: 75-60-5

Formula: C2-H7-As-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Cacodylic acid
  • Dimethylarsinic acid
  • DMAA
  • Hydroxydimethylarsine oxide

Known Uses

Herbicide for control of grass in cotton, soil sterilant, insecticide, dermatologic drug (Merck,1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (328797)  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