National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m000007

Testing Status of 1-n-Hexene - M000007

 

CASRN: 592-41-6

Formula: C6-H12

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Butylethylene
  • Hexylene

Known Uses

Simple asphyxiant. 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)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A82690)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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