methylenebis(chloroaniline)medical dictionary

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4,4'-methylene-bis(2-chloroaniline). Aromatic diamine used in the plastics industry as curing agent for epoxy resins and urethane rubbers. It causes bladder, liver, lung, and other neoplasms.

Pharmacological action: carcinogens.

Chemical name: Benzenamine, 4,4'-methylenebis(2-chloro-

(12 Dec 1998)