National Toxicology Program

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Testing Status of Halogenated ethanes CS (1,1,1,2-Tetrachloroethane) - M960085

 

CASRN: 630-20-6

Formula: C2-H2-Cl4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Ethane, 1,1,1,2-tetrachloro- (8CI)(9CI)
  • 1,1,1,2-Tetrachloroethane (Halogenated ethanes CS)

Known Uses

Intermediate for producing tri- and tetra-chloroethylene

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 3 weeks (Gavage)  (C52459B)  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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