National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for N-Butyl glycidyl ether (N20224)

N-Butyl glycidyl ether

Specific Substances: n-Butyl Glycidyl Ether

Nomination Date: 07/25/2002

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: Suspicion of toxicity based on structural features; positive results in genetic toxicity studies; substantial potential for human exposure and a lack of chronic toxicity data

NTP Principles: 3, 7

Status: Selected

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CASRN: 2426-08-6

Agent Name: n-Butyl Glycidyl Ether

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