National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Dichloroisocyanuric acid - M20213

 

CASRN: 2782-57-2

Formula: C3-H-Cl2-N3-O3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,3,5-Triazine-2,4,6(1H,3H,5H)-trione, 1,3-dichloro-

Known Uses

In household dry bleaches, dishwashing compounds, scouring powders. Swimming pool disinfectant. To exfoliate slime in recirculating cooling systems.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (929580)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.
    •  Negative 
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