National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 2,5-Dichlorophenol - 10637-S

 

CASRN: 583-78-8

Formula: C6-H4-Cl2-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Phenol, 2,5-dichloro-

Known Uses

Chemical intermediate for 3,6-dichloro-o-anisic acid, the herbicide dicamba.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (725391)  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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