National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Ethyl valerate - M060023

 

CASRN: 539-82-2

Formula: C7-H14-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Ethyl n-valerate
  • Ethyl pentanoate
  • Ethyl valerianate
  • Pentanoic acid, ethyl ester
  • Valeric acid, ethyl ester

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  (A81406)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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