Nomination Summary for Water disinfection by-products FY 95 (N95024)
Nominated Substances: Bromodichloroacetic Acid, Bromopicrin (tribromonitromethane), Chlorate (chlorate ion), 3-Chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2(5H)-furanone(MX), Cyanogen chloride, Dibromoacetic acid, Glyoxal, Methyl glyoxal, Sodium chlorate
Nomination Date: 04/19/1995
Rationale: The process of water purification can produce unwanted contaminant by-products. There is widespread exposure to treated drinking water, yet there is limited toxicity study data upon which to base human risk.
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: Bromodichloroacetic Acid
Agent Name: Bromopicrin (tribromonitromethane)
Agent Name: 3-Chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2(5H)-furanone(MX)
Agent Name: Cyanogen chloride
Agent Name: Dibromoacetic acid
Agent Name: Glyoxal
Agent Name: Sodium chlorate