National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of 1-Decanol - M88105


CASRN: 112-30-1

Formula: C10-H22-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Decyl alcohol

Known Uses

Flavoring, perfumes, detergents, plasticizers, herbicides, solvent (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)

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • 2 to 19 GD (sperm = 0 days) Conventional Teratology (Inhalation)  (T0160)  Completed 
    • Female Rats: Sprague Dawley
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