National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Butyl methacrylate - M200061

 

CASRN: 97-88-1

Formula: C8-H14-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, butyl ester

Known Uses

Leather and paper finishing. Artificial eyes. Monomer for resins. Comonomer for dental materials.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (060277)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.
    •  Negative 
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