Nomination Summary for Haloacetonitriles (N84001)

Nominated Substances: Bromochloroacetonitrile, Dibromoacetonitrile, Dichloroacetonitrile

Nomination Date: 05/00/1984

Nominator: EPA

Rationale: Toxicity data needed to establish drinking water standards; byproduct of chlorination of drinking water.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: In Review/Pending


Agents and Status

The following information relates to the specific agent and may include history from earlier or later nominations for this same agent.


CASRN: 83463-62-1

Agent Name: Bromochloroacetonitrile

  • No studies are available.

CASRN: 3252-43-5

Agent Name: Dibromoacetonitrile


CASRN: 3018-12-0

Agent Name: Dichloroacetonitrile