International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Summaries & Evaluations

(Group 3)

For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.

VOL.: 71 (1999) (p. 1369)

CAS No.: 3252-43-5
Chem. Abstr. Name: Dibromoacetonitrile

5. Evaluation

No epidemiological data relevant to the carcinogenicity of dibromoacetonitrile were available.

There is inadequate evidence in experimental animals for the carcinogenicity of dibromoacetonitrile.

Overall evaluation

Dibromoacetonitrile is not classifiable as to its carcinogenicity to humans (Group 3).

Previous evaluation: Vol. 52 (1991) (Halogenated acetonitriles)

Last evaluated: 13 April 1999

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