National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 2,4,a,a,a-Pentachlorotoluene - M88131

 

CASRN: 13014-18-1

Formula: C7-H3-Cl5

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Benzene, 2,4-dichloro-1-(trichloromethyl)- (9CI)

Known Uses

Intermediate in manufacture of chlorinated benoic acids & benzoyl chlorides

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (176745)  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
    •  Positive 
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