National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Allyl bromide (N95025)

Allyl bromide

Specific Substances: Allyl bromide

Nomination Date: 07/05/1995

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Widespread use leading to human exposure associated with its manufacture and use; persistence as an environmental pollutant; a suspicion of carcinogenicity; alkylating agent; positive genotoxicity test results.

NTP Principles: 2, 3, 6, 7

Status: Selected

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CASRN: 106-95-6

Agent Name: Allyl bromide

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