National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of p-tert-Butyltoluene - 98511

 

CASRN: 98-51-1

Related: TERT-BUTYLTOLUENE(CAS 27138-21-2)

Formula: C11-H16

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Benzene, 1-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-4-methyl-

Known Uses

Solvent for resins. Chemical intermediate.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (021139)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.
    •  Negative 
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