National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 2,3-Dibromopropyl acrylate - M20272

 

CASRN: 19660-16-3

Formula: C6-H8-Br2-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Propenoic acid, 2,3-dibromopropyl ester

Known Uses

Manufacture of modacrylic fibers.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (066127)  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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