National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Anethole - M200078

 

CASRN: 104-46-1

Formula: C10-H12-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Benzene, 1-methoxy-4-(1-propenyl)-
  • p-1-Propenylanisole

Known Uses

Chief constituent of anise. Perfumery, dentifrices, flavoring agent, embedding material in microscopy

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (206073)  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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