National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for Cyclohexene oxide (N93107)

Cyclohexene oxide

Specific Substances: Cyclohexene oxide

Nomination Date: 09/15/1993

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: High annual production volume; potential for human exposure based on its use as a research and industrial chemical; environmental contaminant; representative cycloalkene monoepoxide; suspicion of carcinogenicity as a member of the epoxides chemical class.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected


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CASRN: 286-20-4

Agent Name: Cyclohexene oxide

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