National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Methyl chloride (N79328)

Methyl chloride

Nominated Substances: Methyl chloride

Nomination Date: 01/00/1979

Nominator: CPSC, NCI, OSHA

Rationale: Potential for worker and consumer exposure, concern as chlorinated alkane

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 1, 3, 8

Agents and Status

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CASRN: 74-87-3

Agent Name: Methyl chloride

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