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Nomination Summary for Urethane (N87310)

Nominated Substances: Urethane

Nomination Date: 02/03/1987

Nominator: FDA

Rationale: Potential for widespread exposure of the general population to urethane from alcoholic beverages; lack of adequate carcinogenicity data on which meaningful risk assessment analysis may be based.

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 1, 4


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: 51-79-6

Agent Name: Urethane