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Toxaphene

RTECS #: XW5250000

CAS #: 8001-35-2


UPDATE: May 2009 MW: 413.80 MF: C10H10Cl8


NOTE:

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. SYNONYMS:
  2. SKIN AND EYE IRRITATION DATA:
  3. MUTATION DATA:
  4. REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS DATA:
  5. TUMORIGENIC DATA:
  6. ACUTE TOXICITY DATA:
  7. OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA:
  8. REVIEWS:
  9. STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:
  10. NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:
  11. STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:
  12. REFERENCES:

SYNONYMS:

  1. Agricide maggot killer (F)
  2. Alltox
  3. Anatox
  4. Attac 4 - 2
  5. Attac 4 - 4
  6. Attac 6
  7. Attac 6 - 3
  8. Attac 8
  9. Camphechlor
  10. Camphochlor
  11. Camphoclor
  12. Camphofene huileux
  13. Chlorinated camphene
  14. Chlorinated camphene (OSHA)
  15. Chlorinated camphene 60% (ACGIH)
  16. Chlorinated camphene, technical
  17. Clor Chem T - 590
  18. Compound 3956
  19. Cristoxo 90
  20. ENT 9,735
  21. Estonox
  22. Fasco - terpene
  1. Geniphene
  2. Hercules 3956
  3. Kamfochlor
  4. Latka 3956 (Czech)
  5. M 5055
  6. Melipax
  7. NCI - C00259
  8. PCC
  9. Phenacide
  10. Phenatox
  11. Polychlorocamphene
  12. RCRA waste number P123
  13. Strobane T - 90
  14. Strobane - T
  15. Toxafeen (Dutch)
  16. Toxakil
  17. Toxaphen (German)
  18. Toxaphene (OSHA)
  19. Toxaphene fume
  20. Toxon 63
  21. Toxyphen
  22. Vertac toxaphene 90


SKIN AND EYE IRRITATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
skin
mammal (species unspecified)
500 mg moderate JAMAAP 149,1135,1952


MUTATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

SYSTEM TEST ROUTE/
ORGANISM/
TISSUE
DOSE REFERENCE
cytogenetic analysis multiple
other fish
1,500 g/kg/10 day- continuous BIZNAT 94,441,1975
mutation in microorganisms Salmonella typhimurium 100 g/plate (+enzymatic activation step) ENMUDM 8(Suppl 7),1,1986
mutation in microorganisms Salmonella typhimurium 500 g/plate (-enzymatic activation step) SCIEAS 205,591,1979
micronucleus test human liver 20 mol/L/24 hour TXCYAC 198,315,2004
morphological transform mouse embryo 12,400 g/L PMRSDJ 5,659,1985
phage inhibition capacity Escherichia coli 100 mol/L MUREAV 182,193,1987
phage inhibition capacity Escherichia coli 0.381 mmol/L (+enzymatic activation step) EMMUEG 36,206,2000
sister chromatid exchange hamster lung 5 mg/L MUREAV 230,29,1990
sister chromatid exchange human lymphocyte 10 mol/L ARTODN 52,221,1983


REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
oral
hamster
lowest published toxic dose: 64 mg/kg (16 day pregnant) Reproductive: Other developmental abnormalities VCVPS* -,304,1998
oral
hamster
lowest published toxic dose: 280 mg/kg (10 week prior to copulation) Reproductive: Other developmental abnormalities VCVPS* -,304,1998
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 375 mg/kg (8-12 day pregnant) Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Growth statistics (e.g., reduced weight gain) JTEHD6 10,541,1982
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 100 mg/kg (8 day pregnant) Reproductive: Specific developmental abnormalities: Musculoskeletal system TCMUD8 5,3,1985
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 375 mg/kg (8-12 day pregnant) Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Physical

Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Delayed effects
TCMUD8 4,403,1984
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 280 mg/kg (10 week male) Reproductive: Paternal effects: Spermatogenesis (including genetic material, sperm morphology, motility, and count) GISAAA 45(5),14,1980
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 900 g/kg (5-22 day pregnant) Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Behavioral AECTCV 9,247,1980
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 150 mg/kg (7-16 day pregnant) Reproductive: Specific developmental abnormalities: Musculoskeletal system BECTA6 15,660,1976
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 250 mg/kg (7-16 day pregnant) Reproductive: Effects on embryo or fetus: Fetotoxicity (except death, e.g., stunted fetus) BECTA6 15,660,1976
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 88 mg/kg (22 day pregnant) Reproductive: Other developmental abnormalities VCVPS* -,304,1998
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 280 mg/kg (10 week prior to copulation) Reproductive: Other developmental abnormalities VCVPS* -,304,1998


TUMORIGENIC DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 6,600 mg/kg/80 week- continuous Tumorigenic: Carcinogenic by RTECS criteria

Liver: Tumors
NCITR* NCI-TR-37,1979
oral
mouse
toxic dose : 13 gm/kg/80 week- continuous Tumorigenic: Carcinogenic by RTECS criteria

Liver: Tumors
NCITR* NCI-TR-37,1979
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 30 gm/kg/80 week- continuous Tumorigenic: Equivocal tumorigenic agent by RTECS criteria

Blood: Lymphoma including Hodgkin's disease
NCITR* NCI-TR-37,1979


ACUTE TOXICITY DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
inhalation
mouse
lowest published lethal concentration: 2,000 mg/m3/2 hour N/R JAMAAP 149,1135,1952
inhalation
mouse
lethal concentration (50 percent kill): 2,000 mg/m3/2 hour Behavioral: Tetany

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Respiratory obstruction

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Body temperature decrease
VCVPS* -,302,1998
intraperitoneal
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 42 mg/kg N/R JAFCAU 22,653,1974
intraperitoneal
rat
lowest published lethal dose: 70 mg/kg Eye: Lacrimation

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Dyspnea

Gastrointestinal: Hypermotility, diarrhea
BECTA6 19,47,1978
intraperitoneal
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 165.5 mg/kg Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Hepatic microsomal mixed oxidase (dealkylation, hydroxylation, etc.)

Biochemical: Metabolism (intermediary): Other
GEPHDP 18,165,1987
oral
cat
lowest published toxic dose: 70 mg/kg Behavioral: Tetany

Behavioral: Muscle contraction or spasticity
VCVPS* -,302,1998
oral
duck
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 31 mg/kg N/R DOEAAH 35,25,1979
oral
dog
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 15 mg/kg Behavioral: Tetany

Behavioral: Muscle contraction or spasticity
VCVPS* -,302,1998
oral
dog
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 15 mg/kg N/R VCVGH* -,556,1990
oral
guinea pig
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 250 mg/kg Behavioral: Tetany

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Respiratory obstruction

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Body temperature decrease
VCVPS* -,302,1998
oral
guinea pig
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 250 mg/kg N/R VCVGH* -,556,1990
oral
hamster
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 200 mg/kg N/R TXAPA9 48,A192,1979
oral
human
lowest published lethal dose: 28 mg/kg Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)

Behavioral: Convulsions or effect on seizure threshold

Behavioral: Coma
34ZIAG -,598,1969
oral
human
lowest published lethal dose: 60 mg/kg Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Multiple enzyme effects VCVPS* -,303,1998
oral
man
lowest published lethal dose: 29 mg/kg Behavioral: Convulsions or effect on seizure threshold

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Cyanosis

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Other changes
CMEP** -,-,1956
oral
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 45 mg/kg Behavioral: Tetany

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Respiratory obstruction

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Body temperature decrease
VCVPS* -,302,1998
oral
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 45 mg/kg N/R VCVGH* -,556,1990
oral
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 40 mg/kg Behavioral: Tetany

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Respiratory obstruction

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Body temperature decrease
VCVPS* -,302,1998
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 300 mg/kg N/R VCVPS* -,302,1998
oral
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 40 mg/kg N/R VCVGH* -,556,1990
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 300 mg/kg Behavioral: Tetany

Behavioral: Muscle contraction or spasticity
VCVPS* -,302,1998
oral
rabbit
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 25 mg/kg Behavioral: Tetany

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Respiratory obstruction

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Body temperature decrease
VCVPS* -,302,1998
oral
rabbit
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 25 mg/kg N/R VCVGH* -,556,1990
parenteral
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 90 mg/kg N/R DEVEAA 26,5,1972
skin
human
lowest published toxic dose: 657 mg/kg Skin: After systemic exposure: Dermatitis, allergic CMEP** -,1,1956
skin
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 250 mg/kg N/R VCVGH* -,556,1990
skin
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 940 mg/kg Behavioral: Alteration of classical conditioning

Behavioral: Tremor

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Dyspnea
VCVPS* -,303,1998
skin
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 250 mg/kg N/R VCVGH* -,556,1990
skin
rabbit
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 1,025 mg/kg Behavioral: Excitement

Behavioral: Food intake (animal)

Vascular: Regional or general arteriolar or venous dilation
JEENAI 46,702,1953
skin
rabbit
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 250 mg/kg N/R VCVGH* -,556,1990
unreported route
man
lowest published lethal dose: 44 mg/kg N/R 85DCAI 2,73,1970
unreported route
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 45 mg/kg N/R CYGEDX 8(1),23,1974
unreported route
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 240 mg/kg N/R CYGEDX 8(1),23,1974


OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
inhalation
human
lowest published toxic concentration: 20 mg/m3/3 year- intermittent Cardiac: Arrythmias (indlucing changes in conduction)

Behavioral: Wakefulness

Behavioral: Headache
VCVPS* -,304,1998
intraperitoneal
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 175 mg/kg/7 day- intermittent Liver: Other changes

Biochemical: Metabolism (intermediary): Other
TXAPA9 19,234,1971
oral
dog
lowest published toxic dose: 385 mg/kg/13 week- intermittent Liver: Changes in liver weight

Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Phosphatases
FAATDF 7,406,1986
oral
guinea pig
lowest published toxic dose: 120 mg/kg/60 day- intermittent Liver: Changes in liver weight

Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder: Changes in both tubules and glomeruli

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain
JEBIDP 13,315,1992
oral
hamster
lowest published toxic dose: 64 mg/kg/16 day- intermittent Reproductive: Maternal effects: Ovaries, fallopian tubes VCVPS* -,304,1998
oral
hamster
lowest published toxic dose: 280 mg/kg/10 week- intermittent Reproductive: Maternal effects: Ovaries, fallopian tubes VCVPS* -,304,1998
oral
monkey
lowest published toxic dose: 95 mg/kg/34 week- intermittent Immunological Including Allergic: Decrease in cellular immune response TOXID9 54,335,2000
oral
monkey
lowest published toxic dose: 6.3 mg/kg/9 week- continuous Blood: Changes in serum composition (e.g. TP, bilirubin, cholesterol) FCTOD7 39,467,2001
oral
monkey
lowest published toxic dose: 392 mg/kg/70 week- continuous Blood: Changes in serum composition (e.g. TP, bilirubin, cholesterol)

Skin: After systemic exposure: Dermatitis, other

Skin and Appendages: Other: Nails
FCTOD7 39,467,2001
oral
monkey
lowest published toxic dose: 148 mg/kg/53 week- intermittent Immunological Including Allergic: Decrease in humoral immune response FCTOD7 39,947,2001
oral
monkey
lowest published toxic dose: 296 mg/kg/46 week- intermittent Immunological Including Allergic: Decrease in cellular immune response

Immunological Including Allergic: Decrease in humoral immune response
FCTOD7 39,947,2001
oral
monkey
lowest published toxic dose: 268 mg/kg/34 week- continuous Immunological Including Allergic: Decrease in humoral immune response FCTOD7 39,1243,2001
oral
monkey
lowest published toxic dose: 364 mg/kg/52 week- continuous Endocrine: Changes in spleen weight

Endocrine: Changes in thymus weight
FCTOD7 39,1243,2001
oral
monkey
lowest published toxic dose: 364 mg/kg/52 week- continuous Liver: Changes in liver weight

Endocrine: Effect on menstrual cycle

Endocrine: Changes in spleen weight
FCTOD7 39,1243,2001
oral
quail
lowest published toxic dose: 126 mg/kg/18 week- continuous Endocrine: Changes in adrenal weight

Endocrine: Changes in thyroid weight

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain
POSCAL 53,125,1974
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 4,186 mg/kg/13 week- continuous Liver: Changes in liver weight

Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder: Changes in bladder weight

Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Hepatic microsomal mixed oxidase (dealkylation, hydroxylation, etc.)
FAATDF 7,406,1986
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 328 mg/kg/39 week- continuous Liver: Other changes AMPLAO 64,614,1957
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 1,875 mg/kg/25 day- intermittent Endocrine: Other changes RTOPDW 24,184,1996
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 120 mg/kg/4 week- intermittent Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)

Behavioral: Food intake (animal)

Immunological Including Allergic: Decrease in cellular immune response
VCVPS* -,304,1998
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 88 mg/kg/22 day- intermittent Reproductive: Maternal effects: Ovaries, fallopian tubes VCVPS* -,304,1998
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 280 mg/kg/10 week- intermittent Reproductive: Maternal effects: Ovaries, fallopian tubes VCVPS* -,304,1998
oral
rabbit
lowest published toxic dose: 456.2 mg/kg/26 week- intermittent Musculoskeletal: Other changes VCVPS* -,304,1998
unreported route
chicken
lowest published toxic dose: 480 mg/kg/10 day- intermittent Brain and Coverings: Changes in surface EEG

Peripheral Nerve and Sensation: Spastic paralysis with/without sensory change

Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)
FIZHDO 27,557,1981
unreported route
mammal (species unspecified)
lowest published toxic dose: 73 gm/kg/2 year- intermittent Related to Chronic Data: Death in the "MULTIPLE DOSE" data type field VCVPS* -,304,1998


REVIEWS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3;short term exposure limit 1 mg/m3 (skin) DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2007
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value Confirmed animal carcinogen DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2007
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Cancer Review Animal Sufficient Evidence IMEMDT 79,-,2000
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Cancer Review Human Inadequate Evidence IMEMDT 79,-,2000
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Cancer Review Group 2B IMEMDT 79,-,2000
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
ANAEA3 35,165,1975
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
DTTIAF 80,485,1973
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
RREVAH 56,107,1975
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 567,227,2004
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 567,347,2004
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
ENTOX* -,334,2005
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
ENTOX* -,207,2005
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 584,1,2005
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
HETOEA 25,413,2006
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
JTEHD6 7,1,2004
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 543,251,2003
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
HTOPA* 1,501,2002


STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 1988 PESTICIDE SUBJECT TO REGISTRATION OR RE-REGISTRATION FEREAC 54,7740,1989
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 1998 STATUS OF PESTICIDES: Cancelled RBREV* -,214,1998
Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) STANDARD - air time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3 (skin) DTLVS* 3,45,1971
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (General Industry) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3 (skin) CFRGBR 29,1910.1000,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Construction) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3 (skin) CFRGBR 29,1926.55,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Shipyards) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3 (skin) CFRGBR 29,1915.1000,1993
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Federal Contractors) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3 (skin) CFRGBR 41,50-204.50,1994
Occupational Exposure Limit - ARAB Republic of Egypt time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, Skin, JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - AUSTRALIA time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, short term exposure limit 1 mg/m3, JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit - BELGIUM time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, short term exposure limit 1 mg/m3, Skin, MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - DENMARK time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, OCT 2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - FINLAND time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, short term exposure limit 1.5 mg/m3, Skin, JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit - FRANCE VME 0.5 mg/m3, Skin, continuous3 Carcinogen, FEB2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - HUNGARY Skin, SEP2000
Occupational Exposure Limit - KOREA time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, short term exposure limit 1 mg/m3, skin, 2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - MEXICO time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3 (skin), 2004
Occupational Exposure Limit - THE NETHERLANDS MAC-TGG 0.5 mg/m3, Skin, 2003
Occupational Exposure Limit - NEW ZEALAND time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3;
short term exposure limit 1 mg/m3, skin, JAN2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - NORWAY time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit - THE PHILIPPINES time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, Skin, JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWEDEN time-weighted average 25 ppm (150 mg/m3);
short term exposure limit 50 ppm (300 mg/m3), JUN2005
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWITZERLAND MAK- week 0.5 mg/m3, Skin, DEC2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - THAILAND time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - TURKEY time-weighted average 0.5 mg/m3, Skin, JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit IN ARGENTINA, BULGARIA, COLOMBIA, JORDAN American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value;

Confirmed animal carcinogen
Occupational Exposure Limit IN SINGAPORE, VIETNAM American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value
Confirmed animal carcinogen


NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD or SURVEY
REFERENCE

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Level TO CHLORINATED CAMPHENE-air Carcinogen lowest feasible conc. NIOSH* DHHS #92-100,1992
National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974 National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974: Hazard Code: 73500;
Number of Industries 1;
Total Number of Facilities 68;
Number of Occupations 2;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 203


STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:

ORGANIZATION
REFERENCE

ATSDR TOXICOLOGY PROFILE (NTIS** PB/97/121057/AS)
EPA GENETOX PROGRAM 1988, Positive: Carcinogenicity-mouse/rat
Used as an insecticide for the control of grasshoppers, army-worms and all major cotton pests
EPA TSCA Section 8(d) unpublished health/safety studies
On EPA IRIS database
EPA TSCA TEST SUBMISSION (TSCATS) DATA BASE, JANUARY 2001
NIOSH Analytical Method, 1994: Chlorinated camphene, 5039
NCI Carcinogenesis Bioassay (feed);clear evidence:mouse NCITR* NCI-TR-37,1979
NCI Carcinogenesis Bioassay (feed);equivocal evidence:rat NCITR* NCI-TR-37,1979
NTP 11th Report on Carcinogens,2004:Reasonably anticipated to be a human carcinogen


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HTOPA*
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Used as an insecticide for the control of grasshoppers, army-worms and all major cotton pests

RTECS Compound Description:
   Agricultural Chemical
   Tumorigen
   Mutagen
   Reproductive Effector
   Human Data
   Natural Product
   Primary Irritant

ALT CAS #: 8022-04-6
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