National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Trichloroacetonitrile - 11036-S

 

CASRN: 545-06-2

Formula: C2-Cl3-N

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Trichloromethyl cyanide

Known Uses

Fumigant for stored grain, households

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (403999)  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
    •  Weakly Positive 
  • Salmonella  (574359)  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
    •  Weakly Positive 
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