National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Isopropyl glycidyl ether - 10725-G

 

CASRN: 4016-14-2

Formula: C6-H12-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • ((1-Methylethoxy)methyl)oxirane (9CI)

Known Uses

Stabilizer for organic compound, intermediate for synthesis of ethers/esters; reactive diluent for epoxy resins (HSDB 1990)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Drosophila  (311488)  Completed 
    • Citation: Foureman, P., Mason, J.M., Valencia, R., Zimmering, S. Chemical Mutagenesis Testing in Drosophila. IX. Results of 50 coded compounds tested for the National Toxicology Program. Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 23 (1994) 51-63
    • Sex-Linked Recessive Lethal Positive 
    • Reciprocal Translocation Positive 
  • Salmonella  (508505)  Completed 
    • Citation: Canter, D.A., Zeiger, E., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., and Speck, W. Comparative mutagenicity of aliphatic epoxides in Salmonella Mutation Res. Vol. 172 (1986) 105-138
    •  Positive 
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