National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Sodium dehydroacetate - 10727-P

 

CASRN: 4418-26-2

Formula: C8-H7-O4.Na

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2H-Pyran-2,4(3H)-dione,3-acetyl-6-methyl-,ion(1-),sodium (9CI)

Known Uses

Food preservative, organic synthesis, plasticizer, fungicide/bactericide, pesticide, in pharmaceuticals.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (852372)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.
    •  Negative 
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