National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Isobutyl nitrite (N80309)

Isobutyl nitrite

Specific Substances: Isobutyl nitrite

Nomination Date: 00/00/1980

Nominator: NCTR

Rationale: Test instead of n-butyl nitrite, which was selected for carcinogenicity testing, because this is commercially important isomer

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3, 4, 5

Status: Unknown

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CASRN: 542-56-3

Agent Name: Isobutyl nitrite

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