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Please be aware that this old REACH registration data factsheet is no longer maintained; it remains frozen as of 19th May 2023.

The new ECHA CHEM database has been released by ECHA, and it now contains all REACH registration data. There are more details on the transition of ECHA's published data to ECHA CHEM here.

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Ecotoxicological information

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Description of key information

Additional information

Propanoic acid (n-pentyl propionate) is classified as readily biodegradable with a low potential for bioaccumulation. No hazards have been identified for the environmental compartment.

According to REACH Annex IX requirements, terrestrial toxicity testing shall only be considered when the chemical safety assessment indicates the need for further investigations. Hence, terrestrial toxicity testing can be waived for n-pentyl propionate.