Nomination Date: 03/14/2001
Rationale: Ethyl lactate was identified as a specialty solvent with potential increased use in the microelectronic industry, particularly as a replacement for glycol ethers in photoresist mixtures. Ethyl lactate is also a high production volume chemical. No occupational exposure standards exist for ethyl lactate. Toxicology data is lacking.
NTP Principles: not specified
Status: No Testing
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: n-Butyl lactate
Agent Name: 2-Ethylhexyl lactate
Agent Name: Ethyl lactate