National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 2,4-Dinitrophenol - M200003

 

CASRN: 51-28-5

Formula: C6-H4-N2-O5

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Phenol, 2,4-dinitro-

Known Uses

Manufacture dyes, wood preservatives, insecticides, reagent (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Special Studies

  • C. elegans  (W20003)  Completed 
    • C. elegans

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (962732)  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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