National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Methyl 2-chloroacrylate - M890036


CASRN: 80-63-7

Formula: C4-H5-Cl-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Propenoic acid, 2-chloro-, methyl ester (9CI)

Known Uses

To make acrylic polymer; monomer for polymers; research chemical

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (806665)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
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