Skip Navigation
ChemIDplus A TOXNET DATABASE LiteBrowseAdvanced

Substance Name: Chlordane [ISO]
RN: 57-74-9
InChIKey: BIWJNBZANLAXMG-YQELWRJZSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C10-H6-Cl8

Molecular Weight

  • 409.7814
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Agricultural Chemical
  • Human Data
  • Insecticide
  • Mutation Data
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • 2007 CERCLA Priority List, Rank: 20
  • 2011 CERCLA Priority List, Rank: 22
  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 2B
  • Reportable Quantity (RQ) = 1 lb
  • Threshold Planning Quantity (TPQ) = 1000 lb
  • TWA 0.5 mg/m3; skin
  • TWA 0.5 mg/m3; skin; Confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans

Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Chlordane [ISO]

Name of Substance

  • Chlordane

Synonyms

  • 1,2,4,5,6,7,10,10-Octachloro-4,7,8,9-tetrahydro-4,7-methyleneindane
  • 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-Octachloor-3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydro-4,7-endo-methano-indaan
  • 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-Octachloor-3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydro-4,7-endo-methano-indaan [Dutch]
  • 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-Octachlor-3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydro-4,7-endo-methano-indan
  • 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-Octachlor-3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydro-4,7-endo-methano-indan [German]
  • 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-Octachloro-2,3,3a,4,7,7a-hexahydro-4,7-methanoindene
  • 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-Octachloro-4,7-methano-3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydroindane
  • 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-Ottochloro-3a,4,7,7a-tetraidro-4,7-endo-metano-indano
  • 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-Ottochloro-3a,4,7,7a-tetraidro-4,7-endo-metano-indano [Italian]
  • 1068
  • Aspon-chlordane
  • BRN 1915474
  • Caswell No. 174
  • CCRIS 127
  • CD 68
  • Chloordaan
  • Chloordaan [Dutch]
  • Chlordane
  • Chlorindan
  • Clordan
  • Clordan [Italian]
  • Clordano
  • Cortilan-neu
  • Dichlorochlordene
  • Dowchlor
  • EINECS 200-349-0
  • ENT 25,552-X
  • ENT 9,932
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 058201
  • HCS 3260
  • HSDB 802
  • Intox 8
  • Kilex lindane
  • Latka 1068
  • Latka 1068 [Czech]
  • M 140
  • NCI-C00099
  • NSC 8931
  • Octa-klor
  • Octachloro-4,7-methanotetrahydroindane
  • Octachlorodihydrodicyclopentadiene
  • Oktaterr
  • OMS 1437
  • RCRA waste number U036
  • SD 5532
  • Shell SD-5532
  • Synklor
  • TAT chlor 4
  • Termi-ded
  • Topichlor 20
  • Topiclor
  • Topiclor 20
  • Toxichlor
  • UN 2996
  • Velsicol 1068

Systematic Names

  • 4,7-Methano-1H-indene, 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-octachloro-2,3,3a,4,7,7a-hexahydro-
  • 4,7-Methanoindan, 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-octachloro-3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydro-
  • Chlordane
  • Chlordane , pur

Superlist Names

  • 4,7-Methano-1H-indene, 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-octachloro-2,3,3a,4,7,7a-hexahydro-
  • 4,7-Methanoindan, 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-octachloro-2,3,3a,4,7,7a-hexahydro-
  • Chlordane
  • Chlordane (analytical grade)
  • Chlordane (technical mixture and metabolites)
  • Chlordane, alpha & gamma isomers
  • RCRA waste no. U036

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 57-74-9

Other Registry Numbers

  • 39400-80-1
  • 53637-13-1

System Generated Number

  • 0000057749

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C10H6Cl8/c11-3-1-2-4(5(3)12)9(16)7(14)6(13)8(2,15)10(9,17)18/h2-5H,1H2/t2?,3?,4?,5?,8-,9+/m0/s1

InChIKey

BIWJNBZANLAXMG-YQELWRJZSA-N

Smiles

C1C2C(C(C1Cl)Cl)[C@]3(C(=C([C@@]2(C3(Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
cat LC50 inhalation 100mg/m3/4H (100mg/m3) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 8(4), Pg. 30, 1964.
chicken LD50 oral 220mg/kg (220mg/kg)   Pesticide Chemicals Official Compendium, Association of the American Pesticide Control Officials, Inc., 1966. Vol. -, Pg. 226, 1966.
domestic animals - goat/sheep LD50 oral 50mg/kg (50mg/kg)   Yakkyoku. Pharmacy. Vol. 32, Pg. 471, 1981.
duck LD50 oral 1200mg/kg (1200mg/kg)   Down to Earth. Vol. 35, Pg. 25, 1979.
hamster LD50 oral 1720mg/kg (1720mg/kg)   European Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Hygiene. Vol. 7, Pg. 159, 1974.
human LDLo oral 29mg/kg (29mg/kg) LIVER: FATTY LIVER DEGERATION "Clinical Memoranda on Economic Poisons," U.S. Dept. HEW, Public Health Service, Communicable Disease Center, Atlanta, GA, 1956Vol. -, Pg. 1, 1956.
human LDLo skin 428mg/kg (428mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR

BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA
"Toxicology of Drugs and Chemicals," Deichmann, W.B., New York, Academic Press, Inc., 1969Vol. -, Pg. 648, 1969.
mammal (species unspecified) LC50 inhalation > 20gm/m3/4H (20000mg/m3)   Pesticide Manual. Vol. 9, Pg. 139, 1991.
mammal (species unspecified) LD50 oral 180mg/kg (180mg/kg)   Pesticide Chemicals Official Compendium, Association of the American Pesticide Control Officials, Inc., 1966. Vol. -, Pg. 226, 1966.
man LDLo unreported 118mg/kg (118mg/kg)   "Poisoning; Toxicology, Symptoms, Treatments," 2nd ed., Arena, J.M., Springfield, IL, C.C. Thomas, 1970Vol. 2, Pg. 73, 1970.
man TDLo oral 3071ug/kg (3.071mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

GASTROINTESTINAL: NAUSEA OR VOMITING

BEHAVIORAL: COMA
Journal of Toxicology, Clinical Toxicology. Vol. 20, Pg. 291, 1983.
mouse LD50 intravenous 100mg/kg (100mg/kg)   U.S. Army Armament Research & Development Command, Chemical Systems Laboratory, NIOSH Exchange Chemicals. Vol. NX#04876,
mouse LD50 oral 145mg/kg (145mg/kg)   Agricultural Research Service, USDA Information Memorandum. Vol. 20, Pg. 19, 1966.
mouse LDLo intraperitoneal 240mg/kg (240mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 23, Pg. 288, 1972.
rabbit LD50 oral 100mg/kg (100mg/kg)   Pesticide Chemicals Official Compendium, Association of the American Pesticide Control Officials, Inc., 1966. Vol. -, Pg. 226, 1966.
rabbit LD50 skin 780mg/kg (780mg/kg)   "Wirksubstanzen der Pflanzenschutz und Schadlingsbekampfungsmittel," Perkow, W., Berlin, Verlag Paul Parey, 1971-1976Vol. -, Pg. -, 1971/1976.
rabbit LDLo intravenous 10mg/kg (10mg/kg)   Archives of Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Medicine. Vol. 1, Pg. 13, 1950.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 343mg/kg (343mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 32, Pg. 443, 1975.
rat LD50 oral 200mg/kg (200mg/kg)   Arzneimittel-Forschung. Drug Research. Vol. 17, Pg. 614, 1967.
rat LD50 skin 690mg/kg (690mg/kg)   Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. Vol. 157, Pg. 1835, 1970.
women LDLo oral 120ug/kg (0.12mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

GASTROINTESTINAL: GASTRITIS
"Clinical Memoranda on Economic Poisons," U.S. Dept. HEW, Public Health Service, Communicable Disease Center, Atlanta, GA, 1956Vol. -, Pg. 1, 1956.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 106 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 6.16 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 0.056 mg/L 25 EXP
Vapor Pressure 9.75E-06 mm Hg 25 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 4.86E-05 atm-m3/mole 25 EXP
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 5.04E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

Physical property data is provided to ChemIDplus by SRC, Inc.