National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Trichloromethylstannane - M990039

 

CASRN: 993-16-8

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Methyltrichlorotin

Secondary:

  • ORGANOTINS - Organotins

Known Uses

EPA has listed the organotins as drinking water contaminants. There is a lack of toxicity & mechanistic data on the organotins occurring in drinking water although a related organotin is known to be neurotoxic. Organotins have wide application with more than 65% being used in PVC pipes. Organotins have been found in water samples collected from homes & commercial buildings supplied by PVC pipes.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Nomination Background

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A91084)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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