National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Methyl anthranilate - M20122

 

CASRN: 134-20-3

Formula: C8-H9-N-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Benzoic acid, 2-amino, methyl ester (9CI)

Known Uses

Perfume, flavoring, sunscreen, occurs in oils of jasmine, grapes (Merck 1989). 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  (118427)  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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