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Testing Status of Dibromochloroacetic acid M960070


CASRN: 5278-95-5

Formula: C2-H-Br2-Cl-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Acetic acid, dibromochloro-

Known Uses

Formed from the chlorination of water containing aquatic humic substances in the presence of bromide ion

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (G96070)  On Test 

    Organ Systems Toxicity

    • 14 days; 14 days; 35 days Repro/Dev Gen Tox (28-Day) (Dosed-Water)  (RDGT98001)  Completed 
      • Citation: Short Term Reproductive and Developmental Toxicity of Dibromochloroacetic Acid (CASRN 5278-95-5) Administered in Drinking Water to Sprague-Dawley Rats: Supplement
      • Rats: Sprague Dawley
      • Dose: RF STUDY 1: 0, 30, 100, 300, OR 500 PPM (FOR 2 WEEKS); RF STUDY 2: 0, 750, 1000, OR 1500 PPM (FOR 2 WEEKS); MAIN STUDY 0, 500, 1000 OR 1500 PPM (GROUPS 1, 2, 3, AND 4).