National Toxicology Program

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Testing Status of 2,6-Dichloro-p-phenylenediamine - 10647-A

 

CASRN: 609-20-1

Formula: C6-H6-Cl2-N2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2,6-Dichloro-1,4-benzenediamine

Known Uses

Intermediate in manufacture of polyamide fiber; a polyurethane curative

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 14-Day (Dosed-Feed)  (C50260)  Completed 
    • Rats: F344/N; Mice: B6C3F1
  • 13-Week (Dosed-Feed)  (C50260)  Completed 
    • Rats: F344/N; Mice: B6C3F1

Long-Term Carcinogenicity

  • 2-Year (Dosed-Feed)  (C50260)  Report Complete 
    • TR-219 (NIH Number: 82-1775)  (Peer Review Approval 10/15/1980A )
      Carcinogenesis Bioassay of 2,6-Dichloro-p-Phenylenediamine (CASRN 609-20-1) in F344 Rats and B6C3F1 Mice (Feed Study)
    • Rats: F344/N; Mice: B6C3F1
    • Carcinogenesis Results
      • Male Rats Negative 
      • Female Rats Negative 
      • Male Mice Positive 
      • Female Mice Positive 

Special Studies

  • Absorption Disposition Metabolism Elimination (Gavage; Intravenous)  (S0158)  Completed 
    • Male and Female Rats; Mice; Male and Female Rats; Mice

Genetic Toxicology

  • Chromosome Aberrations  (479181)  Completed 
    • Citation: Shelby, M.D. and Witt, K.L. Comparision of Results from Mouse Bone Marrow Chromosome Aberration and Micronucleus Test 25 (1995) Vol. 25, 1995 302-313
    • Mice
    •  Positive 
  • In Vitro Cytogenetics (CA/SCE)  (402554)  Completed 
    • Citation: Gulati, D., Witt, K., Anderson, B., Zeiger, E.,and Shelby, M. Chromosome aberration and sister chromatid exchange test in Chinese hamster ovary cells in vitro III: Results with 27 chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 13 (1989) 133-193
    • Sister Chromatid Exchange Positive 
    • Chromosome Aberrations Positive 
  • Drosophila  (976516)  Completed 
    • Citation: Foureman, P., Mason, J.M., Valencia, R., Zimmering, S. Chemical Mutagenesis Testing in Drosophila. X. Results of 70 coded compounds tested for the National Toxicology Program. Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 23 (1994) 208-227
    • Reciprocal Translocation/Sex-Linked Recessive Lethal Negative 
  • Mouse Lymphoma  (789062)  Completed 
    • Citation: McGregor, D., Brown, A., Cattanach, P., Edwards, I., McBride, D., Riach, C., and Caspary, W. Responses of the L5178Y tk+/tk- mouse lymphoma cell forward mutation assay: III. 72 coded chemicals. Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 12 (1988) 85-154
    • Mice
    •  Positive 
  • Micronucleus  (538041)  Completed 
    • Citation: Shelby, M.D., Erexson, G.L., Hook, G.J., and Tice, R.R. Evaluation of a three-exposure mouse bone marrow micronucleus protocol: Results with 49 chemicals. Environ. Molec. Mutag. Vol. 21 (1993) 160-179
    • Mice: B6C3F1
    • Male Negative 
  • Salmonella  (010183)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
  • Salmonella  (949384)  Completed 
    • Citation: Mortelmans, K., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Speck, W., Tainer, B., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. II. Results from the testing of 270 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 8 (Suppl 7) (1986) 1-119
    •  Positive 
  • Sister Chromatid Exchanges  (479181)  Completed 
    • Citation: Shelby, M.D. and Witt, K.L. Comparision of Results from Mouse Bone Marrow Chromosome Aberration and Micronucleus Test 25 (1995) Vol. 25, 1995 302-313
    • Mice
    • Sister Chromatid  Positive 
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