National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m20251

Testing Status of Citral diethyl acetal - M20251

 

CASRN: 7492-66-2

Formula: C14-H26-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,1-Diethoxy-3,7-dimethyl-2,6-octadiene

Known Uses

Flavoring, used to fortify lemon oil, used in perfumes

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (053938)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelman, K. Salmonella Mutagenicity Tests V. Results from the Testing of 311 Chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 19 (Suppl 21) (1992) 2-141
    •  Negative 
  • Salmonella  (526876)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelman, K. Salmonella Mutagenicity Tests V. Results from the Testing of 311 Chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 19 (Suppl 21) (1992) 2-141
    •  Negative 
  • Salmonella  (856528)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelmans, K. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. IV. Results from the testing of 300 chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 11 (Suppl 12) (1988) 1-158
    •  Positive 
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