Nomination Summary for Methanol (N89202)

Nominated Substances: Methanol

Nomination Date: 06/01/1989

Nominator: EPA

Rationale: Proposed as alternative fuel for motor vehicles; citizens petition under Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA); need for better toxicity profile required by EPA to evaluate health effects at low, environmentally relevant levels of exposure

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 4, 8

Status: Selected


Agents and Status

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CASRN: 67-56-1

Agent Name: Methanol