National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Decabromodiphenyl oxide (N77243)

Decabromodiphenyl oxide

Specific Substances: Decabromodiphenyl Ether

Nomination Date: 07/00/1977

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Large annual production, suspect structure, concern of CPSC as to its safety, potential replacement for flame retardant "tris"

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Unknown

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CASRN: 1163-19-5

Agent Name: Decabromodiphenyl Ether

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