Synonyms: "chlorbenzylate", "ethyl 4,4'-dichlorobenzilate", "chlorbenzilat", "acaraben", "benzilan", "folbex", "acar", "akar"

Source: chlorobenzilate is a pesticide. It was used for mite control on citrus crops and in beehives.


IUPAC Name: ethyl 2,2-bis(4-chlorophenyl)-2-hydroxyacetate
CAS Number: 510-15-6
PubChem ID: 10522
Canonical SMILES: CCOC(=O)C(C1=CC=C(C=C1)Cl)(C2=CC=C(C=C2)Cl)O

Structural Properties:

Molecular Formula: C16H14Cl2O3
Molecular Weight: 325,187

Pharmacophore Features:

Number of bond donors: 1
Number of bond acceptors: 2
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 21


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Toxicological Information

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Evidence Supporting This Chemical as an Endocrine Disruptor
TEDX List of Potential Endocrine Disruptors

Kojima H, Katsura E, Takeuchi S, Niiyama K, Kobayashi K. 2004. Screening for estrogen and androgen receptor activities in 200 pesticides by in vitro reporter gene assays using Chinese hamster ovary cells. Environ Health Perspect 112(5):524-531.

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