National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for d-Limonene (N79325)


Specific Substances: D-Limonene

Nomination Date: 01/00/1979

Nominator: CPSC, NCI

Rationale: Potential for widespread exposure, lack of definitive carcinogenicity data, indication that chemical is a tumor promoter

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 1, 6

Status: Unknown

Agents and Status

The following information relates to the specific agent and may include history from earlier or later nominations for this same agent.

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CASRN: 5989-27-5

Agent Name: D-Limonene

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