Chemical Summary for Epichlorohydrin from www.PesticideInfo.org

Toxicity of Epichlorohydrin

Toxicity Summary by Category
PAN Bad Actor Acute Toxicity Carcinogen Cholinesterase Inhibitor Water Contaminant Developmental or Reproductive Toxin Endocrine Disruptor
Moderate
No
Suspected

Identification and Use of Epichlorohydrin

Chemical Class and Use Type
Chemical Class Unknown
Use Type Chemical intermediate, Dye, Fungicide, Insecticide, Microbiocide, Paints, coatings, resins, Polymer production, Solvent
Other Names for this Chemical
(US EPA PC Code (Same as US EPA PC Code 600503)); (Chloromethyl)ethylene oxide; (Chloromethyl)oxirane; .alpha.-Epichlorohydrin; .gamma.-Chloropropylene oxide; 097201 (US EPA PC Code Text (Same as US EPA PC Code 600503)); 1,2-Epoxy-3-chloropropane; 1-Chloro-2,3-epoxy-propane; 1-Chloro-2,3-epoxypropane; 1-Chloropropyl epoxide; 106-89-8 (CAS number); 106898; 106898 (CAS number without hyphens); 1927 (CA DPR Chem Code) ); 2,3-Epoxypropyl chloride; 3-Chloro-1,2-epoxypropane; 3-Chloro-1,2-propylene oxide; 3-Chloropropene-1,2-oxide; 3-Chloropropylene oxide; 600503 (US EPA PC Code alt.); 600503 (US EPA PC Code Text (Same as US EPA PC Code 600503)); 800022 (US EPA PC Code Text (Same as US EPA PC Code 600503)); Allyl chloride oxide; Chloromethyloxiran; ECH; Epi; Epichlorohydrin; Epichlorohydrin (NO INERT USE); EPICHLOROHYDRIN (CA DPR Chem Code Text ); Epichlorohydrin (l-Chloro-2,3-epoxypropane); Ethylene oxide, (chloromethyl)-; Glycerol epichlorohydrin; Glycidyl chloride; Oxirane, (chloromethyl)-; Propane, 1-chloro-2,3-epoxy-; Propylene oxide, 3-chloro-; SKEKHG; Yes (US EPA PC Code (Same as US EPA PC Code 600503)); Yes (US EPA PC Code (Same as US EPA PC Code 600503))

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