*** CHEMICAL IDENTIFICATION ***

RTECS NUMBER            : RH2140000
CHEMICAL NAME           : 6-Octenal, 3,7-dimethyl-
CAS REGISTRY NUMBER     : 106-23-0
LAST UPDATED            : 199909
DATA ITEMS CITED        : 3
MOLECULAR FORMULA       : C10-H18-O
MOLECULAR WEIGHT        : 154.28
SYNONYMS/TRADE NAMES :
   * Citronellal
   * beta-Citronellal
   * 3,7-Dimethyl-6-octenal
   * 2,3-Dihydrocitral
   * Rhodinal
 
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                        ** ACUTE TOXICITY DATA **
 
TYPE OF TEST            : LD50 - Lethal dose, 50 percent kill
ROUTE OF EXPOSURE       : Oral
SPECIES OBSERVED        : Rodent - rat
DOSE/DURATION           : 2420 mg/kg
TOXIC EFFECTS :
   Details of toxic effects not reported other than lethal dose value
REFERENCE :
   NTIS** National Technical Information Service.  (Springfield, VA 22161)
   Formerly U.S. Clearinghouse for Scientific & Technical Information.
   Volume(issue)/page/year: OTS0557726
 
TYPE OF TEST            : LD50 - Lethal dose, 50 percent kill
ROUTE OF EXPOSURE       : Administration onto the skin
SPECIES OBSERVED        : Rodent - rabbit
DOSE/DURATION           : >2500 mg/kg
TOXIC EFFECTS :
   Details of toxic effects not reported other than lethal dose value
REFERENCE :
   FCTXAV Food and Cosmetics Toxicology.  (London, UK)  V.1-19, 1963-81.  For
   publisher information, see FCTOD7.  Volume(issue)/page/year: 13,755,1975

                          *** STATUS IN U.S. ***
 
   EPA TSCA TEST SUBMISSION (TSCATS) DATA BASE, JULY 2000

 
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