National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Carveol - M200063

 

CASRN: 99-48-9

Formula: C10-H16-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Cyclohexen-1-ol, 2-methyl-5-(1-methylethenyl)-

Known Uses

Flavoring agent produced from carvone which is found in oils of caraway, dill, spearmint (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (460641)  Completed 
    • Citation: Mortelmans, K., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Speck, W., Tainer, B., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. II. Results from the testing of 270 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 8 (Suppl 7) (1986) 1-119
    •  Negative 
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