National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 1,4-Butanediol diglycidyl ether - 10976-K

 

CASRN: 2425-79-8

Formula: C10-H18-O4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2,2'-(1,4-Butanediylbis(oxymethylene)bisoxirane)

Known Uses

Diluent for epoxy resins.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Drosophila  (818697)  Completed 
    • Citation: Foureman, P., Mason, J.M., Valencia, R., Zimmering, S. Chemical Mutagenesis Testing in Drosophila. IX. Results of 50 coded compounds tested for the National Toxicology Program. Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 23 (1994) 51-63
    • Sex-Linked Recessive Lethal Positive 
    • Reciprocal Translocation Positive 
  • Salmonella  (434999)  Completed 
    • Citation: Canter, D.A., Zeiger, E., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., and Speck, W. Comparative mutagenicity of aliphatic epoxides in Salmonella Mutation Res. Vol. 172 (1986) 105-138
    •  Positive 
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