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Nomination Summary for Salmonella assay for group of peroxides (N82324)

Nominated Substances: Benzoyl peroxide, 1,3-Bis(tert-butyldioxyisopropyl)benzene, Di-tert-butyl peroxide, Dicumyl peroxide, 2,5-Dimethyl-2,5-bis(tert-butylperoxy)hexane

Nomination Date: 03/00/1982

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: Assess genotoxic potential of group of peroxides in Salmonella assay

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3

Agents and Status

The following information relates to the specific agent and may include history from earlier or later nominations for this same agent.

CASRN: 94-36-0

Agent Name: Benzoyl peroxide

CASRN: 110-05-4

Agent Name: Di-tert-butyl peroxide

CASRN: 80-43-3

Agent Name: Dicumyl peroxide

CASRN: 78-63-7

Agent Name: 2,5-Dimethyl-2,5-bis(tert-butylperoxy)hexane