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Not relevant due to ready biodegradation

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Additional information

No simulation tests investigating the biodegradation of methyl hexanoate (CAS No. 106-70-7) in water and sediment are available. Nevertheless, according to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006, Annex IX, column 2, 9.2.1.2 and 9.2.1.4, this type of test is not required since the substance is readily biodegradable.