National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Nitromethane (N82306)


Specific Substances: Nitromethane

Nomination Date: 12/00/1981

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Potential for high human exposure, structural similarity to known carcinogen

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3, 4, 8

Status: Unknown

Agents and Status

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CASRN: 75-52-5

Agent Name: Nitromethane

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