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Testing Status of Diisobutylketone 10527-E


CASRN: 108-83-8

Formula: C9-H18-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2,6-Dimethyl-4-heptanone

Known Uses

Solvent, coatings, for milled crepe rubber, dispersant, intermediate for inhibitors, drugs, dyes, and insecticides. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (637478)  Completed 
    • Citation: Mortelmans, K., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Speck, W., Tainer, B., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. II. Results from the testing of 270 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 8 (Suppl 7) (1986) 1-119
    •  Negative