Testing Status of Methylbenzoate - 93583
- Benzoic acid, methyl ester (8CI)(9CI)
In perfumes, solvent for cellulose esters & ethers, flavoring, additive for soy sauce, dye carrier. 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.
- 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