National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of 2-Chloronaphthalene - 91587


CASRN: 91-58-7

Formula: C10-H7-Cl

Synonyms/Common Names

  • beta-Chloronaphthalene

Known Uses

Solvent. Immersion liquid in microscopy.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (328159)  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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