Testing Status of Hydroquinone dimethyl ether - 10603-D
Related: HYDROQUINONE MONOMETHYL ETHER (CAS 150-76-5)
- 1,4-Dimethoxybenzene (9CI)
Weathering agent in paints & plastics, fixative in perfumes & dyes, resin intermediate, flavoring agent in beverages, baked goods & candy, fragrance for perfumes, cosmetics, occurs in oils of hyacinth (food, cosm tox). 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