Nomination Summary for L-carvone (N21008)

Nominated Substances: L-carvone

Nomination Date: 03/29/2010

Nominator: Private Individual

Rationale: A component of spearmint oil; Inadequate safety testing despite common use as an ingredient in toothpaste, candy, gum, pesticides, and pharmaceuticals.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Received


Agents and Status

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CASRN: 6485-40-1

Agent Name: L-carvone

  • No studies are available.