National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Glutaraldehyde (N79003)


Specific Substances: Glutaraldehyde

Nomination Date: 09/00/1978

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Used extensively to sterilize surgical instruments. Worker exposure.

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3

Status: Selected

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CASRN: 111-30-8

Agent Name: Glutaraldehyde

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