National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Dinitrochlorobenzene - M980044

 

CASRN: 97-00-7

Formula: C6-H3-Cl-N2-O4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1-Chlor-2,4-dinitrobenzene
  • Chloro-1,3-dinitrobenzene
  • DNCB

Known Uses

As a reagent for the detection & determination of nicotinic acid and other pyridine compounds; dyes; organic synthesis; algaecide in coolant water of a/c systems.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • 4 days Immunotoxicity (Topical Application)  (IMM98008)  Completed 
    • Female Mice: BALB/c
    • Dose: 0, .01, .025, .05, .1, .25, OR .5%.
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