National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Methyl isocyanate (N80367)

Methyl isocyanate

Nominated Substances: Methyl isocyanate

Nomination Date: 06/00/1980

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Potential for exposure; high reactivity and toxicity; interest as a research chemical

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3, 8

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CASRN: 624-83-9

Agent Name: Methyl isocyanate

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