bromoform


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Related to bromoform: Bromodichloromethane, Dibromochloromethane

bromoform

A yellowish to colourless liquid with a pleasant odour and sweet taste, produced by action of bromine and caustic potash on wood spirit, alcohol or acetone; it is functionally similar to chloroform in effects. It is currently used as a solvent and flame retardant. 

Toxicology
Mucocutaneous and upper respiratory tract irritation, hepatotoxic, CNS toxicity.
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Statistically significant interactions were found between exposure to bromoform and GSTZ1 (rs3177427) for MN in PBLs [beta] coefficient, 10.
As a result of the much lower DBCM and bromoform concentrations in the tap water in this study, neither chemical gave measurable breath concentrations for any of the water-use activities investigated (Nuckols et al.
Reactions with bromoform in the absence of bromine gave different results, as shown in Table 1.
The new research shows that one-quarter to one-third of rats treated with chloroform, bromoform, or bromodichloromethane developed kidney cancers.
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To create a calibration curve for this test, 1 mL of bromoform and 1 mL of chloroform are added together to 1,000 mL of methanol.
The authors report that concentrations of ETHM [sum of chloroform (TCM), bromodichloromethane (BDCM), dibromochloromethane (DBCM), and bromoform (TBM)] in both blood and water varied by site and season.
Trihalomethanes (THMs), such as chloroform and bromoform, formed primarily by the reaction of chlorine with naturally-occurring humic and fulvic acids, have been studied for their cancer-producing potential for almost 20 years (21).
RESULTS: Blood [summation over (term)]THM [sum of chloroform (TCM), bromodichloromethane (BDCM), dibromochloromethane (DBCM), and bromoform (TBM)1 concentrations varied by site and season.
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