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Benzylchlorophenol (2‐Benzyl‐4‐chlorophenol)

Ortho-benzyl-para-chlorophenol

General Information

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  • Chemical Class: disinfectants/antimicrobial
  • Uses: Disinfectant, bacteriostat, sanitizer and microbiocide for use in swimming pool water related surfaces such as decks, and other hard surface areas surrounding swimming pools refuse/solid waste sites, air washer water systems, evaporative condenser water systems and industrial processing water, and commercial/industrial water cooling systems; farm premises, poultry houses, food processing plants, eating establishments

Health and Environmental Effects

  • Cancer: Possible (8)
  • Endocrine Disruption: Not documented
  • Reproductive Effects: Not documented
  • Neurotoxicity: Not documented
  • Kidney/Liver Damage: Yes (8)
  • Sensitizer/ Irritant: Not documented
  • Birth/Developmental: Not documented
  • Detected in Groundwater: Not documented
  • Potential Leacher: Not documented
  • Toxic to Birds: Not documented
  • Toxic to Fish/Aquatic Organisms: Yes (8)
  • Toxic to Bees: Not documented

Additional Information