National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Ethyl propionate - M060021

 

CASRN: 105-37-3

Formula: C5-H10-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Propanoic acid, ethyl ester
  • Propionic ester
  • Propionic ether

Known Uses

Flavoring agent. 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  (A84916)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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