National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-143088

Testing Status of 1-Nonanol - 143088

 

CASRN: 143-08-8

Formula: C9-H20-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Nonyl alcohol

Known Uses

In artificial lemon oil, perfumes, & soaps, plasticizer, flavoring agent, found in oil of orange (Merck 1989). 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)

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • 3 to 19 GD (sperm = 0 days) female Conventional Teratology (Inhalation)  (T0161)  Completed 
    • Female Rats: Sprague Dawley
    • Dose: PILOT STUDY UNDERWAY.
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