National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-10952-e

Testing Status of Carbaryl - 10952-E

 

CASRN: 63-25-2

Formula: C12-H11-N-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1-Naphthalenol
  • 1-Naphthalenol, methylcarbamate

Known Uses

Contact insecticide. Parasiticide. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 4 days (Gavage)  (C10952)  Completed 
    • Liver Targeted Testing study of Toxcast Chemicals
    • Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley
    • Dose: Male rats: 0, 100 mg/kg/day.

Special Studies

  • C. elegans  (S0926)  Completed 
    • C. elegans

Genetic Toxicology

  • 4 days Comet Assay (Gavage)  (G10952)  On Test 
    • Rats: Sprague Dawley

Toxicogenomics

  • 4 days Microarray Analysis (Gavage)  (T10952)  Completed 
    • Liver Targeted Testing study of Toxcast Chemicals
    • Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley
    • Dose: 100 mg/kg; 6 rats.
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