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Administrative data

Endpoint:
additional ecotoxicological information
Type of information:
other:
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Summary of available data on estogenic effects in EU RAR

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
secondary source
Title:
European union Risk Assessment Report on CAS 84-74-2
Author:
European Chemicals Bureau
Year:
2004
Bibliographic source:
data published

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
no guideline required

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
Dibutyl phthalate
EC Number:
201-557-4
EC Name:
Dibutyl phthalate
Cas Number:
84-74-2
Molecular formula:
C16H22O4
IUPAC Name:
dibutyl phthalate

Results and discussion

Any other information on results incl. tables

DBP is found to show estrogen receptor affinity in vitro. Several long-term tests with aquatic invertebrates and fish are available but respective endpoints were not examined within these studies (EU RAR 2004).

Applicant's summary and conclusion