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Testing Status of Methoxyethyl mercury chloride M20312


CASRN: 123-88-6

Formula: C3-H7-Cl-Hg-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Chloro(2-methoxyethyl)mercury

Known Uses

Fungicide, bactericide, wood preservative

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (458828)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelman, K. Salmonella Mutagenicity Tests V. Results from the Testing of 311 Chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 19 (Suppl 21) (1992) 2-141
    •  Negative