National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of 2,2'-Dimethylbenzidine hydrochloride - M910060


CASRN: 96196-27-9

Formula: C14-H16-N2.xCl-H

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Benzidine, 2,2'-dimethyl-, hydrochloride

Known Uses

In manufacture of dyes

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (388115)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
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