Testing Status of Piperonal 10552-H
- 1,3-Benzodioxol-5-carboxaldehyde (9CI)
Pediculicide, mosquito repellent, suntan prep, cosmetics, flavoring agent, fragrance, obtained from piperine which occurs in pepper. 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.
- Citation: Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., Speck, W., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity test results for 250 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 5 (Suppl 1) (1983) 3-142