Skip to Main Navigation
Skip to Page Content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.


The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Nomination Summary for 2-Ethyl-1,3-hexanediol (N93301)

Nominated Substances: 2-Ethyl-1,3-hexanediol

Nomination Date: 04/15/1993

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Limited developmental toxicity studies have been completed, and the results led to EPA action resulting in voluntary cancellation of pesticide registration. Lack of quantitative carcinogenicity data by the oral route; need for reproductive and immunotoxic effects data.

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.

CASRN: 94-96-2

Agent Name: 2-Ethyl-1,3-hexanediol