National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for Dichloroacetonitrile (N90001)

Dichloroacetonitrile

Nominated Substances: Dichloroacetonitrile

Nomination Date: 08/29/1990

Nominator: Private Individual

Rationale: Formed as a byproduct during disinfection of drinking water when chlorine reacts with organic chemicals.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: In Review/Pending


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CASRN: 3018-12-0

Agent Name: Dichloroacetonitrile

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