National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of p-Chlorophenol - 10510-T


CASRN: 106-48-9

Formula: C6-H5-Cl-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 4-Chlorophenol

Known Uses

In synthesis of dyes, pharmaceuticals, solvent in refining mineral oils, intermediate for acaricide, used in dental practice, bacterial agent, topical antiseptic ointment, soil sterilant.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (206241)  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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