Agent Name

1-Monoacetin

CAS Number

106-61-6

Formula

C5-H10-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,2,3,-Propanetriol monoacetate; 2,3-Dihydroxypropyl acetate; Acetic acid, monoglyceride; Glycerine 1-acetate; Glycerol 1-monoacetate; Glycerol alpha-monoacetate; Glycerol monoacetate; Glycerol, 1-acetate; Glyceryl 1-monoacetate; Glyceryl monoacetate; Monacetin; Monoacetin; Monoacetyl glycerine; alpha-Monoacetin; Acetin, 1-mono-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Organic Compounds

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA] In the functional class of carrier solvent for food additives; [JECFA]

Comments

Causes somnolence and dyspnea in subcutaneous lethal-dose studies of mice and rats; [RTECS] See "Glyceryl monoacetate."

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