National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of 4,6-Dinitro-o-cresol - M000033


CASRN: 534-52-1

Formula: C7-H6-N2-O5

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 3,5-Dinitro-2-hydroxytoluene
  • 4,6-Dinitro-o-cresol
  • DNC
  • DNOC
  • 2-Methyl-4,6-dinitrophenol
  • Nitrador

Known Uses

Herbicide; insecticide

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A83556)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
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