National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 3,4,5-Trichlorophenol - 609198

 

CASRN: 609-19-8

Formula: C6-H3-Cl3-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Phenol, 3,4,5-trichloro-

Known Uses

Trichlorophenols are used as fungicides; as intermediates in the synthesis of dyes; used directly as flea repellents, mold inhibitors, antiseptics; antigumming agents for gasoline.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • In Vitro Cytogenetics (CA/SCE)  (664293)  Completed 
    • Sister Chromatid Exchange Negative 
    • Chromosome Aberrations Negative 
  • Salmonella  (005288)  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 
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