National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Naphthalene (N77202)


Specific Substances: Naphthalene

Nomination Date: 09/30/1977

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Human exposure, inadequate literature, candidate for NIOSH criteria document

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 1, 8

Status: Selected

Agents and Status

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CASRN: 91-20-3

Agent Name: Naphthalene

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