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Testing Status of Cyclopentane M000008


CASRN: 287-92-3

Formula: C5-H10

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Pentamethylene

Known Uses

A highly flammable alicyclic hydrocarbon. 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  (A90637)  Completed 
    •  Negative