Testing Status of Iodoacetic acid - M200018
Food additive for wheat flour, intermediate in manufacture of pharmaceuticals & herbicides, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory, analgesic (Merck 1989)
Iodoacetic acid has recently been recognized as a disinfection byproduct (DBP) associated with chloramination and chlorine dioxide.
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- Reciprocal Translocation/Sex-Linked Recessive Lethal Negative