National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 2,3-Dibromo-2-butene-1,4-diol - M20222

 

CASRN: 3234-02-4

Formula: C4-H6-Br2-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Dibromobutenediol

Known Uses

Flame retardant.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Drosophila  (316826)  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  (164625)  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.
    •  Positive 
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