National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Methoxyacetic acid - 625456

 

CASRN: 625-45-6

Formula: C3-H6-O3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Acetic acid, 2-methoxy-

Known Uses

Synthetic reagent. 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

  • 120 day minimum Continuous Breeding (Legacy) (Dosed-Water)  (RACB84103)  Completed 
    • Citation: Methoxyacetic Acid: Reproduction and Fertility Assessment in CD-1 Mice When Administered in the Drinking Water
    • Male and Female Mice: Swiss
    • Dose: N/A; 0,.1,.2,.4%; 0,0.4%;0,.1%.
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