1,3-dichloro-2-propanol metabolic process

id: GO:0018902
name: 1,3-dichloro-2-propanol metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving 1,3-dichloro-2-propanol (DCP), a halohydrin suspected of being carcinogenic, mutagenic and genotoxic. DCP is used as a general solvent, as an intermediate in organic synthesis and in paints, varnishes, lacquers, water colors, binders and photographic lacquers.

Child Functions

GO:00463091,3-dichloro-2-propanol biosynthetic process
GO:00463101,3-dichloro-2-propanol catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0042196chlorinated hydrocarbon metabolic process
GO:0044107cellular alcohol metabolic process