National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Chloroethane (N96007)


Specific Substances: Chloroethane

Nomination Date: 04/04/1996

Nominator: EPA

Rationale: In support of EPA's air toxic risk assessments, EPA needs additional data on chloroethane to help define the inhalation dose response for carcinogenicity and to better characterize the reproductive toxicity.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: In Review/Pending

Agents and Status

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CASRN: 75-00-3

Agent Name: Chloroethane

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