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Endpoint:
other: Odor threshold in air
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
other information
Study period:
no data
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Data from handbook or collection of data

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Odor as an aid to chemical safety: odor thresholds compared with threshold limit values and volatilities for 214 industrial chemicals in air and water dilution
Author:
Amoore JE and Hautala E
Year:
1983
Bibliographic source:
J. Appl. Toxicol. 3, 272-290

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
other: no data
Principles of method if other than guideline:
no data
GLP compliance:
no

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
3,5,5-trimethylcyclohex-2-enone
EC Number:
201-126-0
EC Name:
3,5,5-trimethylcyclohex-2-enone
Cas Number:
78-59-1
Molecular formula:
C9H14O
IUPAC Name:
3,5,5-trimethylcyclohex-2-en-1-one
Details on test material:
Isophorone, purity not reported

Results and discussion

Results:
Air odor threshold: 0.20 ppm (v/v) = 1.15 mg/m3

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
The odor threshold of isophorone in air is 1.15 mg/m3.
Executive summary:

The odor threshold of isophorone in air is 1.15 mg/m3.

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