National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m88132

Testing Status of a,a,a,3,4-Pentachlorotoluene - M88132

 

CASRN: 13014-24-9

Formula: C7-H3-Cl5

Synonyms/Common Names

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

Known Uses

Intermediate in manufacture of benzoic acids & benzoyl chlorides

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (719070)  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 
NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.