National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 2,3,4,5,6-Pentabromoethylbenzene - 11299-L

 

CASRN: 85-22-3

Formula: C8-H5-Br5

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Benzene, 1,2,3,4,5-pentabromo-6-ethyl-

Known Uses

Flame retardant.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (423117)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.
    •  Negative 
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