National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 2,3-Dimethyl phenol - 526750

 

CASRN: 526-75-0

Formula: C8-H10-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2,3-Xylenol

Known Uses

Coal tar disinfectants. Intermediate for gasoline, lubricating oil. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (234823)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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