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Substance Name: Dichlorobenzalkonium chloride
RN: 8023-53-8

Classification Code

  • Skin / Eye Irritant

Molecular Weight

  • 239.552
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Dichlorobenzalkonium chloride

Synonyms

  • Alkyl(C8H17 to C18H37) dimethyl 3,4-dichlorobenzyl ammonium chloride
  • Ammonium, alkyl (C8-C18) dimethyl 3,4-dichlorobenzyl-, chloride
  • HSDB 6440
  • Tetrosan

Systematic Names

  • Ammonium, alkyl(C8-C18)dimethyl 3,4-dichlorobenzyl-, chloride
  • Tetrosan

Superlist Names

  • Alkyl dimethyl 3,4-dichlorobenzyl ammonium chloride
  • Dichlorobenzalkonium chloride

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8023-53-8

System Generated Number

  • 0008023538

Structure Descriptors

Smiles

[N+](Cc1cc(c(Cl)cc1)Cl)(C)(C)*.[ClH-]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
guinea pig LD50 oral 316mg/kg (316mg/kg) GASTROINTESTINAL: OTHER CHANGES Soap and Sanitary Chemicals. Vol. 25, Pg. 125, 1949.
mouse LD50 intravenous 50mg/kg (50mg/kg)   Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association, Scientific Edition. Vol. 38, Pg. 428, 1949.
mouse LD50 oral 2gm/kg (2000mg/kg)   Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association, Scientific Edition. Vol. 38, Pg. 428, 1949.
rat LD50 oral 730mg/kg (730mg/kg) GASTROINTESTINAL: OTHER CHANGES Soap and Sanitary Chemicals. Vol. 25, Pg. 125, 1949.