International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Summaries & Evaluations
VOL.: 15 (1977) (p. 31)
CAS No.: 13483-18-6
5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation
5.1 Animal data
1,2-Bis(chloromethoxy)ethane is carcinogenic in mice, the only species
tested, following its application to the skin or its subcutaneous or
intraperitoneal administration; it produced malignant tumours at the
sites of administration.
5.2 Human data
No case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the
Subsequent evaluation: Vol. 71 (1999)
For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.
- Ethylene glycol bis(chloromethyl)ether
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