National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for 2-Butoxyethanol (N84306)

2-Butoxyethanol

Specific Substances: 2-Butoxyethanol (ethylene glycol monobutyl ether)

Nomination Date: 09/27/1984

Nominator: CPSC

Rationale: High potential for exposure through use in consumer products; suspicion of toxicity; possible reproductive toxicity

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected


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CASRN: 111-76-2

Agent Name: 2-Butoxyethanol (ethylene glycol monobutyl ether)

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