National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Tetraethyl tin - 10960-E

 

CASRN: 597-64-8

Formula: C8-H20-Sn

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Tetraethylstannane (9CI)

Known Uses

Catalyst for olefin polymerization; starting materials for many of the industrially important mono-, di-, & triorganotins.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • Neurotoxicology Assessment (Gavage)  (NTA94022)  Completed 
    • Citation: Animal Neurobehavioral Test Battery in NTP Assessment In: Advances in Neurobehavioral Toxicology: Applications in Environmental & Occupational Health (Barry L. Johnson, ED.), Lewis Publishers, Inc. pp. 403-418 (1990).
    • Male Rats: F344/N
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