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3,4-EPOXY-6-METHYLCYCLOHEXYLMETHYL-3,4-EPOXY-6-
METHYLCYCLOHEXANE CARBOXYLATE

VOL.: 11 (1976) (p. 147)

CAS No.: 141-37-7
Chem. Abstr. Name: 4-Methyl-7-oxabicyclo(4.1.0)heptane-3-carboxylic acid, 4-methyl-7-oxabicylo(4.1.0)hept-3-yl methyl ester

5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

3,4-Epoxy-6-methylcyclohexylmethyl-3,4-epoxy-6-methylcyclohexane carboxylate is carcinogenic in mice by skin application: it produced skin carcinomas.

5.2 Human carcinogenicity data

No case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the Working Group.

Subsequent evaluation: Vol. 71 (1999)

091-34epox6metcyl For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.

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