National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Benzotrifluoride - 98088

 

CASRN: 98-08-8

Formula: C7-H5-F3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Benzene, (trifluoromethyl)-
  • Trifluoromethylbenzene

Known Uses

Chemical intermediate. Solvent. Vulcanizing agent. Insecticide.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Nomination Background

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (019400)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelmans, K. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. IV. Results from the testing of 300 chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 11 (Suppl 12) (1988) 1-158
    •  Negative 
  • Salmonella  (A04319)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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