Testing Status of Gallic acid 10599-S

 

CASRN: 149-91-7

Formula: C7-H6-O5

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 3,4,5-trihydroxybenzoic acid (9CI)

Known Uses

Veterinary uses, testing reagent, leather and paper applications, chemical intermediate, photographic developer, manufacture of inks & dyes, prepared from tannins. 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  (329795)  Completed 
    • 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
    •  Equivocal 
  • Salmonella  (722795)  Completed 
    • 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
    •  Negative