Endocrine Disruption

TEDX List of Potential Endocrine Disruptors

2-naphthol

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CAS # 135-19-3

Alternative Name

naphthol-2

Categories*
Antimicrobial
Byproduct/Intermediate/Reactant
Industrial additive
Medical/Veterinary/Research
Metabolite/Degradate
Plastic/Rubber

Evidence Supporting This Chemical as an Endocrine Disruptor

Mueller GC, Kim UH. 1978. Displacement of estradiol from estrogen receptors by simple alkyl phenols. Endocrinology 102(5):1429-1435.

*Category References

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG). 2007 Nov. Naphthalene metabolites 1-naphthol and 2-naphthol. In: The MAK-Collection for Occupational Health and Safety Part IV: Biomonitoring Methods, Vol. 12, p 319-339. [http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/3527600418.bi9015e0012b/pdf]

US National Library of Medicine. Haz-Map. [http://hazmap.nlm.nih.gov/index.php].

US National Library of Medicine. Hazardous Substances Data Bank. [http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?HSDB].

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