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Nomination Summary for Perfluorinated compounds (N20346)

Nominated Substances: N-Ethyl perfluorooctanesulfonamidoacetic acid, N-Ethyl perfluorooctanesulfonamidoethanol, Fluorotelomer Alcohol 8+2, N-Methyl perfluorooctanesulfonamidoacetic acid, N-Methyl perfluorooctanesulfonamidoethanol, Perfluorinated compounds (class study), Perfluorobutane sulfonate (PFBS), Perfluorodecane sulfonate, pfds, Perfluorodecanoic Acid, Perfluorododecanesulfonic acid (PFDOS), Perfluorododecanoic acid (PFDOA), Perfluorohexane sulfonate, PFHXS, Perfluorohexanoic acid (PFHXA), Perfluorononanesulfonic acid (PFNS), Perfluorononanoic Acid, Perfluorooctanesulfonamide, Perfluorooctanesulfonamidoacetic acid, Perfluorooctane Sulfonate, Perfluorooctanoic Acid, Potassium perfluorobutane sulfonate (potassium PFBS), 1,1,2,2-Tetrahydroperfluoro-1-dodecanol

Nomination Date: 08/07/2003

Nominator: EPA

Rationale: Presumed widespread human exposure; known toxicity of certain class members; insufficient information to assess hazard/risk across entire structural class

NTP Principles: 1, 3, 5, 6, 7


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: 678-39-7

Agent Name: Fluorotelomer Alcohol 8+2


CASRN: 375-73-5

Agent Name: Perfluorobutane sulfonate (PFBS)


CASRN: 335-76-2

Agent Name: Perfluorodecanoic Acid


CASRN: 307-55-1

Agent Name: Perfluorododecanoic acid (PFDOA)


CASRN: 355-46-4

Agent Name: Perfluorohexane sulfonate, PFHXS


CASRN: 307-24-4

Agent Name: Perfluorohexanoic acid (PFHXA)


CASRN: 375-95-1

Agent Name: Perfluorononanoic Acid


CASRN: 754-91-6

Agent Name: Perfluorooctanesulfonamide


CASRN: 1763-23-1

Agent Name: Perfluorooctane Sulfonate


CASRN: 335-67-1

Agent Name: Perfluorooctanoic Acid


CASRN: 29420-49-3

Agent Name: Potassium perfluorobutane sulfonate (potassium PFBS)


CASRN: 865-86-1

Agent Name: 1,1,2,2-Tetrahydroperfluoro-1-dodecanol