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Nomination Summary for o-Nitrotoluene (N84337)

Nominated Substances: o-Nitrotoluene

Nomination Date: 05/08/1984

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: Concern as to potential carcinogenicity of o-nitrotoluene based upon results from genetic toxicity and chemical disposition studies of mononitrotoluene and dinitrotoluene isomers

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3, 4, 5

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CASRN: 88-72-2

Agent Name: o-Nitrotoluene