National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-141822

Testing Status of Malonic acid - 141822

 

CASRN: 141-82-2

Formula: C3-H4-O4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Propanedioic acid (9CI)

Known Uses

Used in manufacture of barbiturates. 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  (228078)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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