National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Benzoic acid (N77239)

Benzoic acid

Nominated Substances: Benzoic acid

Nomination Date: 05/26/1977

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Production and exposure, used as food preservative

NTP Principles: not specified

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CASRN: 65-85-0

Agent Name: Benzoic acid

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