National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Tetrachlorophthalic anhydride (N80371)

Tetrachlorophthalic anhydride

Specific Substances: Tetrachlorophthalic anhydride

Nomination Date: 06/00/1980

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Significant potential for exposure, suspicion of carcinogenicity based on structure

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 5, 8

Status: Unknown

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CASRN: 117-08-8

Agent Name: Tetrachlorophthalic anhydride

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