Nomination Summary for Reevaluation of early NTP studies (N91002)
Nominated Substances: Aldrin, Carbon tetrachloride, Chlordane (analytical grade), Chlordane (technical grade), Chloroform, Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT), Dieldrin
Nomination Date: 03/11/1991
Nominator: Private Individual
Rationale: A number of early NTP studies showed carcinogenic responses in livers of mice, but not in rats. Better designed studies are warranted.
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: Aldrin
Agent Name: Carbon tetrachloride
Agent Name: Chlordane (analytical grade)
Agent Name: Chlordane (technical grade)
Agent Name: Chloroform
Agent Name: Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT)
Agent Name: Dieldrin