National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Lime oil - M010009


CASRN: 8008-26-2

Formula: N/A

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Citrus aurantifolia oil

Known Uses

Fragrance in cosmetics and flavorants in foods. 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)

Nomination Background

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A90068)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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