National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for Ethylene glycol 2-ethylhexyl ether [1559-35-9] (N20813)

Ethylene glycol 2-ethylhexyl ether [1559-35-9]

Specific Substances: Ethylene glycol 2-ethylhexyl ether

Nomination Date: 08/20/2008

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: High production volume; potential worker exposures; suspicion of toxicity based on chemical structure; lack of adequate toxicity data

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected


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CASRN: 1559-35-9

Agent Name: Ethylene glycol 2-ethylhexyl ether

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