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Readily biodegradable, fulfilling 10 -day window requirement.

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The ready biodegradability of 3,5,5 -trimethylhexanoic acid was studied in a DOC Die-Away Test according to OECD 301A (Harlan, 2010). The biodegradation reached 96% after 21 d based on DOC removal. The 10 -d window was passed. In conclusion, 3,5,5 -trimethylhexanoic is readily biodegradable.

No further data on biodegradation is available.