1,1-Dichloroethane (alias of 11-Dichloroethane)

CAS RN:75-34-3

Carcinogenicity Evidence

CLASSIFICATION: C; possible human carcinogen.
BASIS FOR CLASSIFICATION: Based on no human data and limited evidence of carcinogenicity in two animal species (rats and mice) as shown by an increased incidence of mammary gland adenocarcinomas and hemangiosarcomas in female rats and an increased incidence of hepatocellular carcinomas and benign uterine polyps in mice.
HUMAN CARCINOGENICITY DATA: None.
ANIMAL CARCINOGENICITY DATA: Limited.

A4; Not classifiable as a human carcinogen.

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