Skip to Main Navigation
Skip to Page Content

Testing Status of 2,2'-Methylene-bis (4-chlorophenol) 97234


CASRN: 97-23-4

Formula: C13-H10-Cl2-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Dichlorophene

Known Uses

Anthelmintic. Fungicide and bactericide in soaps and shampoos and in treating leather and textiles.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (425893)  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
    •  Positive 
  • Salmonella  (749708)  Completed 
    •  Weakly Positive