National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Di-n-butyl ether - 142961

 

CASRN: 142-96-1

Formula: C8-H18-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Butane, 1,1'-oxybis-

Known Uses

Solvent. Extracting agent for separating metals. Organic synthesis.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (874274)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelman, K. Salmonella Mutagenicity Tests V. Results from the Testing of 311 Chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 19 (Suppl 21) (1992) 2-141
    •  Negative 
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