National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Zirconocene dichloride - M20414

 

CASRN: 1291-32-3

Formula: C10-H10-Cl2-Zr

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Zirconium, dichlorobis(eta(5)-2,4-cyclopentadien-1-yl)-- (9CI)

Known Uses

Rubber accelerator, catalyst in polymerization

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (477668)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelmans, K. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. IV. Results from the testing of 300 chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 11 (Suppl 12) (1988) 1-158
    •  Positive 
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