National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (mixture) (N98035)

Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (mixture)

Nominated Substances: No Specific Substances or Agents are Selected for this Nomination

Nomination Date: 09/04/1998

Nominator: Private Individual

Rationale: PBDE mixture or #46 and #99 were nominated for animal cancer bioassay. PBDE levels have been exponentially increasing in Sweden and PBDE congeners bioaccumulate.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: In Review/Pending

NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.