National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Scientific Review of 1,2,3-Trichloropropane

CASRN 96-18-4
Status: Listed in the Report on Carcinogens (RoC)

Primary Uses or Exposures: 1,2,3-Trichloropropane is used as a polymer crosslinking agent, paint and varnish remover, solvent and degreasing agent. It has been found as an impurity in certain nematicides and soil fumigants and has been detected in drinking and ground water in various parts of the United States.

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