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Testing Status of 4-Chloro-m-cresol 59507


CASRN: 59-50-7

Formula: C7-H7-Cl-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Phenol, 4-chloro-3-methyl-

Known Uses

Topical antiseptic. Disinfectant. Preservative.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (332603)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelman, K. Salmonella Mutagenicity Tests V. Results from the Testing of 311 Chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 19 (Suppl 21) (1992) 2-141
    •  Negative