Chemical Summary for alpha-HCH from www.PesticideInfo.org

Toxicity of alpha-HCH

Toxicity Summary by Category
PAN Bad Actor Acute Toxicity Carcinogen Cholinesterase Inhibitor Water Contaminant Developmental or Reproductive Toxin Endocrine Disruptor
Slight
No

Identification and Use of alpha-HCH

Chemical Class and Use Type
Chemical Class Organochlorine
Use Type Insecticide
Other Names for this Chemical
(1 alpha,2 alpha,3 beta,4 alpha,5 beta,6 beta)1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexachlorocyclohexane; 319-84-6 (CAS number); 319846 (CAS number without hyphens); 767 (CA DPR Chem Code) ); 903 (PDP Code); a-Hexachlorocyclohexane (under Lindane and Other Hexachlorocyclohexane; alpha-BHC; alpha-HCH; alpha-Hexachlorocyclohexane; alphaHCH; BHC (CA DPR Chem Code Text ); BHC alpha; BHC, alpha isomer; ENT 9232; Hexachlorocyclohexane (alpha isomer); Hexachlorocyclohexane, alpha-; Lindane breakdown product

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