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Substance Name: Vegetable oil
RN: 68956-68-3


  • Oils derived from plants or plant products.
  • TSCA Definition 2018: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. It consists primarily of the glycerides of the fatty acids arachidic, behenic, capric, lauric, alpha-licanic, eleostearic, eurcic, lignoceric, linoleic, linolenic, myristic, oleic, palmitic, ricinoleic, stearic. (Mixed vegetable).

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Classification Codes

Classification Code


Superlist Classification Codes

  • TWA 10 mg/m3
  • TWA 15 mg/m3 total dust; 5 mg/m3 respiable fraction

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Oils, vegetable
  • Vegetable oil

MeSH Heading

  • Plant Oils


  • Edible vegetable oil
  • EINECS 273-313-5
  • HSDB 5154
  • Salad oil
  • Vegetable oil
  • Viscoleo oil

Systematic Names

  • Fats and Glyceridic oils, vegetable
  • Oils, vegetable
  • Vegetable oil
  • Vegetable oil mists

Superlist Names

  • Vegetable oil mist
  • Vegetable oil mist, respirable fraction
  • Vegetable oil mist, total dust
  • Vegetable oil mists, except castor, cashew nut, or similar irritant oils
  • Vegetable oil [Oil, edible]

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 68956-68-3

Other Registry Numbers

  • 2097560-52-4
  • 8008-89-7

System Generated Number

  • 0068956683


Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rabbit LD50 intravenous 840mg/kg (840mg/kg)   Acta Pharmacologica et Toxicologica. Vol. 45, Pg. 352, 1979.