National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Tetrabromophthalic anhydride - 11301-P

 

CASRN: 632-79-1

Formula: C8-Br4-O3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,3-Isobenzofurandione, 4,5,6,7-tetrabromo- (9CI)

Known Uses

Flame retardant for plastics, paper and textiles.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Nomination Background

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (866066)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Haworth, S., Mortelmans, K., and Speck, W. Mutagenicity testing of Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate and related chemicals in Salmonella Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 7 (1985) 213-232
    •  Negative 
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