National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for C.I. Direct blue 15 (N80379)

C.I. Direct blue 15

Specific Substances: C.I. Direct Blue 15

Nomination Date: 06/00/1980

Nominator: NCI, NIOSH, CPSC, EPA

Rationale: High suspicion of carcinogenicity as benzidine-based dye, potential for exposure

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3, 4

Status: Unknown


Agents and Status

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CASRN: 2429-74-5

Agent Name: C.I. Direct Blue 15

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