National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for 1,4-Dichlorobenzene (p-Dichlorobenzene) (N77217)

1,4-Dichlorobenzene (p-Dichlorobenzene)

Specific Substances: 1,4-Dichlorobenzene (p-dichlorobenzene)

Nomination Date: 12/00/1976

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Presence in water supplies, large production and exposure, possible link to leukemia in humans

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Unknown

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CASRN: 106-46-7

Agent Name: 1,4-Dichlorobenzene (p-dichlorobenzene)

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