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Testing Status of Glucono delta lactone M010024


CASRN: 90-80-2

Formula: C6-H10-O6

Synonyms/Common Names

  • D-Gluconic acid-delta-lactone
  • Gluconolactone
  • 1,5-Gluconolactone

Known Uses

In cleaning compounds (dairy industry, in breweries) and as latent acid catalyst for acid colloid resins; leavening agent; food additive; medication (veterinary). 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  (A87401)  Completed 
    •  Negative