Nomination Summary for Sulfolane (N21203)

Nominated Substances: Sulfolane

Nomination Date: 09/15/2011

Nominator: Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation [ADEC]

Rationale: High production volume and use in oil and gas refining; public concern related to groundwater contamination in Alaska; inadequate data to evaluate potential adverse health effects from long-term exposures

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected


Agents and Status

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CASRN: 126-33-0

Agent Name: Sulfolane