International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Summaries & Evaluations
TRIETHYLENE GLYCOL DIGLYCIDYL ETHER
VOL.: 11 (1976) (p. 209)
CAS No.: 1954-28-5
Chem. Abstr. Name: 2,2'-(2,5,8,11-Tetraoxa-1,12-dodecanediyl)bisoxirane
5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation
5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data
Triethylene glycol diglycidyl ether was carcinogenic in a limited
study in mice by intraperitoneal injection: it increased the incidence
of pulmonary tumours.
5.2 Human carcinogenicity data
No case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the
Subsequent evaluation: Vol. 71 (1999)
For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.
Last updated: 13 April 1999