Nomination Summary for Benzophenone (N88305)
Nominated Substances: Benzophenone
Nomination Date: 12/22/1987
Rationale: High production volume; potential for occupational exposure; used in a variety of consumer products (cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, foods, insecticides); potential for consumer exposure; lack of chronic toxicity data; structural interest in aromatic ketone; air and water pollutant.
NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3, 6, 8 (
Agents and Status
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Agent Name: Benzophenone