Nominated Substances: Bromodichloroacetic Acid, Bromopicrin (tribromonitromethane), Chlorate (chlorate ion), 3-Chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2(5H)-furanone(MX), Cyanogen chloride, Dibromoacetic acid, Glyoxal, Methyl glyoxal, Sodium chlorate
Nomination Date: 04/19/1995
Rationale: The process of water purification can produce unwanted contaminant by-products. There is widespread exposure to treated drinking water, yet there is limited toxicity study data upon which to base human risk.
Status: In Review
Agents and Status
The following information relates to the specific agent and may include history from earlier or later nominations for this same agent.
Agent Name: Bromodichloroacetic Acid
Agent Name: Bromopicrin (tribromonitromethane)
Agent Name: Chlorate (chlorate ion)
Agent Name: 3-Chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2(5H)-furanone(MX)
Agent Name: Cyanogen chloride
Agent Name: Dibromoacetic acid
Agent Name: Glyoxal
Agent Name: Methyl glyoxal
Agent Name: Sodium chlorate