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Testing Status of Ethyl butyrate M060022


CASRN: 105-54-4

Formula: C6-H12-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Butanoic acid, ethyl ester
  • Butyric acid, ethyl ester
  • Butyric ester
  • Butyric ether
  • Ethyl butanoate
  • Ethyl n-butyrate

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  (A38866)  Completed 
    •  Negative