Skip to Main Navigation
Skip to Page Content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Nomination Summary for 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (N85304)

Nominated Substances: 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid

Nomination Date: 12/10/1984

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: High production volume indicating large potential for human exposure. Published literature not adequate for evaluation of carcinogenicity. Concern as to toxicity from use to eradicate illegal cultivation of marijuana.

NTP Principles: not specified


Agents and Status

The following information relates to the specific agent and may include history from earlier or later nominations for this same agent.


CASRN: 94-75-7

Agent Name: 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid