National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Methyl soyate - M010063


CASRN: 67784-80-9


Synonyms/Common Names

  • Soybean oil, Me ester

Known Uses

Biodiesel alternative fuel & lubricants. Component of biosolvents used to clean up oil spills. Also used in the production of methyl ester solvents, building composites; paints and coatings, plastics, emulsifiers, wetting agents, pesticide carriers and adjuvants.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Nomination Background

Genetic Toxicology

  • Micronucleus  (A28741)  Completed 
    • Mice: B6C3F1
    • Male Negative 
    • Female NA 
  • Micronucleus  (B28741)  On Test 
    • Salmonella  (A12449)  Completed 
      •  Negative 
    NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.