National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of n-Octyl methacrylate - M20198

 

CASRN: 2157-01-9

Formula: C12-H22-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, octyl ester (9CI)

Known Uses

Styrene photoconductor.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (095406)  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.
    •  Equivocal 
  • Salmonella  (784756)  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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