National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for 5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one (N21211)

5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one

Specific Substances: 5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one

Nomination Date: 05/23/2012

Nominator: Private Individual

Rationale: Use in cleaning products with potential for exposure to children and adults; mutagenic and mucous membrane and upper respiratory tract irritant; concern that continuous exposure through inhalation could exacerbate autoimmune and neurological conditions and cause tumors

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Received


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CASRN: 26172-55-4

Agent Name: 5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one

  • No studies are available.
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