Endocrine Disruption

TEDX List of Potential Endocrine Disruptors

ethylene dibromide

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CAS # 106-93-4

Alternative Names

dibromoethane (EDB)

1,2-dibromoethane

Categories*
Byproduct/Intermediate/Reactant
Industrial additive
Pesticide ingredient
Solvent

Evidence Supporting This Chemical as an Endocrine Disruptor

Schrader SM, Turner TW, Ratcliffe JM. 1988. The effects of ethylene dibromide on semen quality: a comparison of short-term and chronic exposure. Reprod Toxicol 2(3-4):191-198.

*Category References

Compendium of Pesticide Common Names (CPCN). [http://www.alanwood.net/pesticides/index_cn_frame.html].

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

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