National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Styrene-acrylonitrile (san) trimer (N99004)

Styrene-acrylonitrile (san) trimer

Specific Substances: Styrene-acrylonitrile trimer

Nomination Date: 06/17/1998

Nominator: US House Representative Jim Saxton of New Jersey

Rationale: Suspicion of carcinogenicity which appears to be formed during chemical reaction between styrene and acrylonitrile; identified in water supply.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected

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Agent Name: Styrene-acrylonitrile trimer

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