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Nomination Summary for Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (N20207)

Nominated Substances: No Specific Substances or Agents are Selected for this Nomination

Nomination Date: 11/15/2001

Nominator: Learning Disabilities Association of America

Rationale: Proper thyroid function is essential for embryonic and fetal development. Additional research on polybrominated diphenyl ethers, which may disrupt development similar to PCBs, may help reduce the incidence of developmental disabilities.

NTP Principles: not specified