National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of t-Butyl formate - M950109


CASRN: 762-75-4

Formula: C5-H10-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Formic acid, 1,1-dimethylethyl ester
  • tert-Butyl formate

Known Uses

Formed as an environmental degradation product of MTBE

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A37361)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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