National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Epibromohydrin - M20219

 

CASRN: 3132-64-7

Formula: C3-H5-Br-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Oxirane, (bromomethyl)-

Known Uses

In epoxy and phenoxy resins. Manufacture of glycerol. Curing propylene - based rubbers.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Drosophila  (186713)  Completed 
    • Citation: Foureman, P., Mason, J.M., Valencia, R., Zimmering, S. Chemical Mutagenesis Testing in Drosophila. IX. Results of 50 coded compounds tested for the National Toxicology Program. Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 23 (1994) 51-63
    • Reciprocal Translocation/Sex-Linked Recessive Lethal Negative 
  • Salmonella  (065663)  Completed 
    • Citation: Canter, D.A., Zeiger, E., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., and Speck, W. Comparative mutagenicity of aliphatic epoxides in Salmonella Mutation Res. Vol. 172 (1986) 105-138
    •  Positive 
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