National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m890065

Testing Status of Styrax balsam - M890065

 

CASRN: 8046-19-3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Styrax oleoresin

Known Uses

Formerly used as an antiseptic, expectorant. 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  (567980)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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