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Toxicity of DCPA

Toxicity Summary by Category
PAN Bad Actor Acute Toxicity Carcinogen Cholinesterase Inhibitor Water Contaminant Developmental or Reproductive Toxin Endocrine Disruptor
Not Acutely Toxic Possible No

Identification and Use of DCPA

Chemical Class and Use Type
Chemical Class Alkyl Phthalate
Use Type Herbicide
Other Names for this Chemical
(US EPA PC Code ); 078701 (US EPA PC Code Text ); 1,4-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, 2,3,5,6-tetrachloro-, dimethyl ester; 134 (PDP Code); 179 (CA DPR Chem Code) ); 1861-32-1 (CAS number); 1861321; 1861321 (CAS number without hyphens); 2,3,5,6-Tetrachloro-1,4-benzenedicarboxylic acid, 1-4-Dimethyl ester; CHLORTHAL (PRESENT AS DIMETHYL ESTER); Chlorthal dimethyl; Chlorthal-dimethyl; CHLORTHAL-DIMETHYL (CA DPR Chem Code Text ); Chlorthal-methyl; Clortal-dimet’lico; DAC 893; Dacthal; Dacthal (DCPA); Dacthalor; DCPA; DCPA (Dacthal); DCPA (or chlorthal-dimethyl?); DCPA, CHLORTHAL, CLORTHAL-DIMETHYL; Decimate, component of (with 019101); Decimate, component of (with 019101); Dimethyl 2,3,5,6-tetrachloro-1,4-benzenedicarboxylate; Dimethyl tetrachloroterephthalate; Fatal; Terephthalic acid, 2,3,5,6-tetrachloro-, dimethyl ester; Tetrachloroterephthalic acid, dimethyl ester

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