National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Laurylethanolamide - M20127


CASRN: 142-78-9

Formula: C14-H29-N-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Dodecanamide, N-(2-hydroxyethyl)- (9CI)

Known Uses

In detergents, foaming agents, emollients, thickening agents.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Special Studies

  • Absorption Disposition Metabolism Elimination (Gavage; Intravenous; Topical Application)  (S0334)  Completed 
    • Male Rats: F344/N; Male Mice: B6C3F1; Male Rats: F344/N; Male Mice: B6C3F1

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (816857)  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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