National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 2,2'-Dihydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone - 11294-S

 

CASRN: 131-53-3

Formula: C14-H12-O4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Methanone, (2-hydroxy-4-methoxyphenyl)(2-hydroxyphenyl)-

Known Uses

UV sunscreen.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (129636)  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
    •  Positive 
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