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1,2-Dibromo-3-chloropropane (DBCP) Quickview (CASRN 96-12-8)

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Status of Data for 1,2-Dibromo-3-chloropropane (DBCP)

File First On-Line: 10/01/1991; Last Significant Revision: 10/01/1991

Category (section)
Last Revised
Oral RfD Assessment No
Inhalation RfC Assessment Yes 10/01/1991
Carcinogenicity Assessment No
  • 96-12-8
  • Propane, 1,2-dibromo-3-chloro-
  • Dibromochloropropane
  • 1,2-Dibromo-3-chloropropane
  • AI3-18445
  • BBC 12
  • Caswell No. 287
  • CCRIS 215
  • DBCP
  • Dibromchlorpropan [German]
  • Dibromochloropropane
  • more...
1,2-Dibromo-3-chloropropane (DBCP) Source Documents
Chronic Health Hazard Assessments for Noncarcinogenic Effects

Reference Dose for Chronic Oral Exposure (RfD)

Not Assessed under the IRIS Program.

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Reference Concentration for Chronic Inhalation Exposure (RfC)

Critical Effect
Point of Departure*
Testicular effects NOAEL (HEC): 1.7 x10-1 mg/m3 1000 2x10-4 mg/m3

* The Point of Departure listed serves as a basis from which the Inhalation RfC was derived. See Discussion of Conversion Factors and Assumptions for more details.

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Carcinogenicity Assessment for Lifetime Exposure

Quantitative Estimate of Carcinogenic Risk from Oral Exposure

  • Not Assessed under the IRIS Program.

Quantitative Estimate of Carcinogenic Risk from Inhalation Exposure

  • Not Assessed under the IRIS Program.

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