Agent Name

Bis(2,4-dichlorobenzoyl) peroxide

CAS Number

133-14-2

Formula

C14-H6-Cl4-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Bis(2,4-dichlorobenzoyl)peroxide; Cadox TDP; Cadox TS; Cadox TS 40,50; Luperco CST; Siloprene CL 40; TC 2; TC 2 (peroxide); Peroxide, bis(2,4-dichlorobenzoyl); Di-2,4-dichlorobenzoyl peroxide, >75% with water; [ChemIDplus] C 2; C 2 (crosslinking agent); Chaloxyd DCLBP 50psi; DCBP; Di-(2,4-dichlorobenzoyl) peroxide; O,O',P,P'-Tetrachlorodibenzoyl peroxide; [CAMEO] Bis(2,4-dichlorophenyl)peroxyanhydride; Perkadox PD; NOVIPER DB 50; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] 2,4-Dichlorobenzoyl peroxide; Peroxide Curing Agent; [Gelest MSDS] UN3106

Category

Peroxides, Organic

Description

Paste; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] 50% in poly(dimethylsiloxane): Off-white paste with mild odor; [Gelest MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make polymer preparations and compounds and rubber and plastic products; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) = 225 mg/kg; [RTECS] Changes in hematology, clinical chemistry, and histopathology of the liver, thyroid gland, testes, and epididymis observed in 28-day oral study of rats at 1,000 mg/kg/day; [ToxPlanet: EPA - TSCATS] See "Bis(4-chlorobenzoyl) peroxide."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for " The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for " Organic peroxide type D, solid."

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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