Registration Dossier

Environmental fate & pathways

Endpoint summary

Administrative data

Description of key information

(E,Z)-2,6-DIMETHYLOCTA-2,4,6-TRIENE cannot be considered as readily biodegradable.

Additional information

According to an experimental study performed according to Guideline OECD 301 D (closed bottle test) and under GLP conditions, test item (E,Z)-2,6-DIMETHYLOCTA-2,4,6-TRIENE was biodegraded by 50% at day 28. All the validity criteria were respected and the study was considered as acceptable for that endpoint. In addition, the substance had no inhibitory effect on the activity of the microbial inoculum.