National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for Dichloroacetic acid (N88003)

Dichloroacetic acid

Specific Substances: Dichloroacetic acid

Nomination Date: 02/00/1988

Nominator: EPA

Rationale: Potential for human exposure as byproducts of water disinfection; suspicion of carcinogenicity

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected


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CASRN: 79-43-6

Agent Name: Dichloroacetic acid

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