National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of 2,3-Dichlorobenzoic acid - M910013


CASRN: 50-45-3

Formula: C7-H4-Cl2-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2,3-Dichlorobenzoic acid

Known Uses

Esters used as plant growth inhibitors (heilbron)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A10742)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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