National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Naphthalene (N79407)


Specific Substances: Naphthalene

Nomination Date: 01/00/1979

Nominator: NIOSH, OSHA

Rationale: Worker exposure, candidate chemical for NIOSH criteria document, fill toxicological data gaps

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 1, 8

Status: Selected

Agents and Status

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

Back to Top

CASRN: 91-20-3

Agent Name: Naphthalene

NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.