National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of 2,4-Dichlorobenzoic acid - M90060


CASRN: 50-84-0

Formula: C7-H4-Cl2-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2,4-Dichlorobenzoic acid

Known Uses

Intermediates for antimalarial drugs, dyes. Fungicides & other organic chemicals

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (001361)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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