National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for Dicyclopentadiene (N87317)

Dicyclopentadiene

Nominated Substances: Dicyclopentadiene

Nomination Date: 07/24/1987

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: High and increasing production volume; the presence of dicyclopentadiene in ground and surface water near sites where it is used; limited data on the hazards associated with subchronic exposure; and the absence of data on long term exposure.

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3, 8

Status: Withdrawn


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CASRN: 77-73-6

Agent Name: Dicyclopentadiene

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