National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for dl-Menthol (N74007)


Nominated Substances: DL-menthol

Nomination Date: 02/20/1974

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Wide exposure as flavoring agent in cigarettes, pharmaceuticals, toothpaste

NTP Principles: not specified

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CASRN: 15356-70-4

Agent Name: DL-menthol

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