Chemical stability of the mutagens 3-chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2(5H)-furanone (MX) and E-2-chloro-3-(dichloromethyl)-4-oxobutenoic acid (E-MX)

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Publication Details

List of Authors: Holmbom B, Kronberg L, Smeds A
Publisher: PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD
Publication year: 1989
Journal: Chemosphere
Journal acronym: CHEMOSPHERE
Volume number: 18
Issue number: 11-12
Start page: 2237
End page: 2245
Number of pages: 9
ISSN: 0045-6535
eISSN: 1879-1298


Abstract

The isomerization and degrdn. in water of the mutagenic compd. MX and its geometric isomer E-​MX was strongly dependent on the pH. MX reacted fast with the nucleophilic sulfite and sulfide ions.

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