Testing Status of Ethylene glycol dimethyl ether 11133-K

 

CASRN: 110-71-4

Formula: C4-H10-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,2-Dimethoxyethane (9CI)

Known Uses

Solvent used in formation of alkali metal-hydrocarbon adducts, grignard reagents; used in organophosphate pesticides

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (206306)  Completed 
    •  Positive 

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • 8 consecutive days (MTD PHASE), 7 to 14 GD (reproductive phase) Short-Term in vivo Repro. Tox. (Gavage)  (T0067A)  Completed 
    • Citation: Screening of Priority Chemicals for Potential Reproductive Hazard
    • Female Mice: Swiss
    • Dose: 2000 MG/KG BD WT.
  • 11 GD (plug=GD 0) Conventional Teratology (Gavage)  (T0067B)  Completed 
    • Citation: Screening of Priority Chemicals for Potential Reproductive Hazard
    • Female Mice: Swiss
    • Dose: 361 mg/kg (4.0 mmol/kg).