National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Glutaraldehyde (N85003)


Specific Substances: Glutaraldehyde

Nomination Date: 12/07/1984

Nominator: OSHA

Rationale: Increased incidence of leukemia in anatomists, embalmers, and pathologists exposed to glutaraldehyde and formaldehyde.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected

Agents and Status

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CASRN: 111-30-8

Agent Name: Glutaraldehyde

NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.