Testing Status of Ethephon M050084

 

CASRN: 16672-87-0

Formula: C2-H6-Cl-O3-P

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Chloroethanephosphonic acid

Known Uses

Plant growth regulator/fertilizer. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Special Studies

  • C. elegans  (S0910)  Completed 
    • C. elegans
    • Dose: feed (0, .25, .32, .4, .63, .79, 1, 1.3, 1.6, 2.0, 2.5) mM 01/03/07; repro (0, .25, .32, .4, .63, .79, 1, 1.3, 1.6, 2.0, 2.5) 2/1/06; growth (0, 02, .032, .05, .079, .13, .2, .32, .5, .79, 1.3, 2) mM 01/29/07.