Testing Status of Neopentyl glycol diglycidyl ether M88156

 

CASRN: 17557-23-2

Formula: C11-H20-O4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Oxirane, 2,2'-((2,2-dimethyl-1,3-propanediyl)bis(oxymethylene))bis- (9CI)

Known Uses

Used in manufacture of plastics and polyesters

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (504610)  Completed 
    • Citation: Canter, D.A., Zeiger, E., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., and Speck, W. Comparative mutagenicity of aliphatic epoxides in Salmonella Mutation Res. Vol. 172 (1986) 105-138
    •  Positive