National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate - 11264-T

 

CASRN: 111-15-9

Formula: C6-H12-O3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Ethoxyethanol acetate

Known Uses

Automobile lacquers to retard evaporation and impart high gloss. Solvent in nitrocellulose lacquers. Varnish removers. Wood stains. Some resins. Cellulose acetate.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Special Studies

  • Absorption Disposition Metabolism Elimination (Gavage)  (S0089)  Completed 
    • Male Rats

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (506757)  Completed 
    •  Positive 

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • Continuous Breeding (Legacy) (Dosed-Water)  (RACB85054)  Completed 
    • Citation: Ethylene Glycol Monoethyl Ether Acetate: Reproduction and Fertility Assessment in CD-1 Mice When Administered in Drinking Water
    • Male and Female Mice: Swiss
  • 7 to 16 GD Conventional Teratology (Topical Application)  (T0070A)  Completed 
    • Female Rats: Sprague Dawley
    • Dose: 0.35 ML 4 TIMES/D.
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