Nomination Summary for Chlorinated hydrocarbon solvents (N85327)
Nominated Substances: Carbon tetrachloride, Chloroform, 1,2-Dichloroethane, Methylene chloride, Tetrachloroethylene, Trichloroethylene, Vinyl chloride, Vinylidene Chloride
Nomination Date: 03/26/1985
Nominator: International Union, UAW
Rationale: The agents in this nomination are used as industrial solvents in large quantities and as a result, a substantial number of workers are exposed by inhalation and skin contact.
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.
Agent Name: Carbon tetrachloride
Agent Name: Chloroform
Agent Name: 1,2-Dichloroethane
Agent Name: Methylene chloride
Agent Name: Tetrachloroethylene
Agent Name: Trichloroethylene
Agent Name: Vinyl chloride
Agent Name: Vinylidene Chloride