National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m070024

Testing Status of Pelargonic acid - M070024

 

CASRN: 112-05-0

Formula: C9-H18-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Nonoic acid
  • 1-Octanecarboxylic acid

Known Uses

Food additive. 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  (A34172)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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