National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-Heptachlorodibenzofuran (N85211)

1,2,3,4,6,7,8-Heptachlorodibenzofuran

Nominated Substances: 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-Heptachlorodibenzofuran (HPCDF)

Nomination Date: 10/03/1984

Nominator: FDA

Rationale: Ubiquitous environmental contaminant structurally similar to 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzofuran (TCDF); extensive use in transformer fluids; potential human exposure

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: No Testing


Agents and Status

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CASRN: 67562-39-4

Agent Name: 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-Heptachlorodibenzofuran (HPCDF)

  • No studies are available.
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