National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Halogenated ethanes CS (1,2-Difluoro-1,1,2,2-tetrachloroethane) - M960080

 

CASRN: 76-12-0

Formula: C2-Cl4-F2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,2-Difluoro-1,1,2,2-tetrachloroethane (Halogenated ethanes CS)
  • FC 112
  • Freon 112

Known Uses

Refrigerant; dye solvent; in dry cleaning

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 3 weeks (Gavage)  (C91019)  Report Complete 
    • TOX-45 (NIH Number: 96-3935)  (Tox Peer Review 08/00/1995A )
      Renal Toxicity Studies of Selected Halogenated Ethanes Administered by Gavage to F344/N Rats
    • Rats: F344/N
    • Dose: MALE RATS 0, 0.62, 1.24 MMOL/KG/DAY; 5/GRP.
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