National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for Ethylene oxide (N79383)

Ethylene oxide

Specific Substances: Ethylene oxide

Nomination Date: 01/00/1979

Nominator: NCI, NIOSH, OSHA

Rationale: Very high production, concern as to worker exposure

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3, 4, 5, 8 (

Status: Unknown


Agents and Status

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CASRN: 75-21-8

Agent Name: Ethylene oxide

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