National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Octachlorodibenzodioxin (OCDD) (N79418)

Octachlorodibenzodioxin (OCDD)

Specific Substances: Octachlorodibenzodioxin (OCDD)

Nomination Date: 01/15/1979

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: Suspicion of toxicity

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3

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: 3268-87-9

Agent Name: Octachlorodibenzodioxin (OCDD)

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