National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for 2-Ethylhexyl p-methoxycinnamate (N20804)

2-Ethylhexyl p-methoxycinnamate

Nominated Substances: 2-Ethylhexyl p-Methoxycinnamate

Nomination Date: 06/08/2006

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: High production volume; widespread consumer exposure as a common sunscreen active ingredient; reported estrogenic and reproductive effects.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected


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CASRN: 5466-77-3

Agent Name: 2-Ethylhexyl p-Methoxycinnamate

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