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Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS)

Toluene, alpha-bromo-

RTECS #

XS7965000

CAS #

100-39-0

Updated

October 2012

Molecular Weight

171.05

Molecular Formula

C7H7Br

Synonyms

(Bromomethyl)benzene
alpha-Bromotoluene
Benzene, (bromomethyl)-
Bromophenylmethane
omega-Bromotoluene

Mutation Data and Reference

System TestRoute/Organism/TissueDoseReference
mutation in microorganisms/Salmonella typhimurium300 µmol/L (+enzymatic activation step)JJATDK 3,203,1983
sister chromatid exchangeovary/hamster30 µmol/LJJATDK 3,203,1983
Unscheduled DNA Synthesis/Escherichia coli1300 µmol/LZKKOBW 92,177,1978

Acute Toxicity Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
In Vitro/jpcInhibitor Concentration Low: 1 µmol/L/24HIn Vitro Toxicity Studies: Other assaysTXCYAC 280,135,2011
inhalation/cat Lowest published lethal concentration: 3000 mg/m3/1HVCVGK* -,52,1984
inhalation/rabbit Lowest published lethal concentration: 2000 mg/m3/30MVCVGK* -,52,1984

Status in Federal Agencies

OrganizationReference
EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY
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