National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Hexyl glycidyl ether - 5926909

 

CASRN: 5926-90-9

Formula: C9-H18-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Oxirane, (hexyloxy)methyl)- (9CI)

Known Uses

Structural Analogue of BGE [n-Butyl Glycidyl Ether]

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (197563)  Completed 
    • Citation: Canter, D.A., Zeiger, E., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., and Speck, W. Comparative mutagenicity of aliphatic epoxides in Salmonella Mutation Res. Vol. 172 (1986) 105-138
    •  Positive 
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