Skip to Main Navigation
Skip to Page Content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

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).