National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Acetal - M990017


CASRN: 105-57-7

Formula: C6-H14-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Acetaldehyde
  • Diethoxyethane
  • 1,1-Diethoxyethane
  • Ethylidene diethyl ether

Known Uses

Flavoring; occurs naturally in sake

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A37671)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
  • Salmonella  (A51589)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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